Royal Observer Corps
Record added 18/4/2001
Post Name BRITON FERRY
OS Grid Reference SS73679407
County Glamorganshire
Date opened June 1964
Date closed October 1968
Location On top of Warren Hill on the South side of A474.
Description OPEN All surface features have been removed apart from the BPI & FSM pipes which still stick out of the ground. There is no trace of the ventilation shaft but the access shaft is still open at ground level but a long concrete slab and the top of the ventilation shaft have been forced behind the ladder pushing it against the opposite wall. Thin people could probably still get in.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A circular rubble filled pit a few yards to the East could be part of the aircraft post, or a WW2 gun emplacement or something else.
Date of Visit 19.10.1999
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