Royal Observer Corps
Record added 16/4/2001
Post Name STRICHEN
OS Grid Reference NJ94855607
County Aberdeenshire
Date opened August 1958
Date closed September 1991
Location On a mound in a square compound at the west of the junction of an un-named minor road and the access drive to Bransfarm. Adjacent to Bransbog Reservoir.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with some flaking of the green paint. The ventilation louvres on the shaft adjacent to the access shaft have been removed and are to be found in the adjacent aircraft post. Two disused telegraph poles stand nearby.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A brick built aircraft post stands in the north east corner of the compound. It is approximately 7' X 5'. The small 2' X 5' crew room had a sloping tin roof, which is lying on the grass nearby. The wooden instrument table is intact and there is some GPO wiring and a junction box
Date of Visit 21.07.2001
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