Royal Observer Corps
Record added 16/4/2001
Post Name APPIN
OS Grid Reference NM91004573
County Argyllshire
Date opened August 1960
Date closed September 1991
Location On a low mound in a rectangular compound on 15 yards north of an un-named minor road. A small gated footbridge across the roadside ditch gives access to the post.
Description WELDED All surface features remain intact although most of the green paint has now gone. The hatch is welded and there is some damage to the top of the shaft. The louvres on the adjacent ventilation shaft are missing. A dome and aerial bracket on the main ventilation shaft indicates this was a master post. Some of the metal is painted orange.
22.05.13 - there is a page on the history of the Appin ROC post in WWII here:
http://www.oldappin.com/article.asp?aid=231
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 19.07.2001
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