Royal Observer Corps
Record added 18/4/2001
Post Name PENYFFORDD
OS Grid Reference SJ30916217
County Flintshire
Date opened November 1958
Date closed October 1968
Location On the north side of Chester Road.
Description DEMOLISHED The underground post was demolished in the 1970s although it is believed the monitoring room still exists below ground.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A brick aircraft post stands on the site. It is approximately 17 X 10 divided into two rooms. The observation room is 10 X 10 with a six-sided opening in the concrete roof. The roof of the crew room is raised by 10 above that of the monitoring room. A wooden WW2 radio mast with an underground shelter alongside stand in woodland 200 yards to the northwest.
Date of Visit 2.10.2000
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