Royal Observer Corps
Record added 22/4/2001
Post Name DOWNPATRICK
OS Grid Reference IJ49954773
County Down
Date opened January 1960
Date closed By 1987
Location On a low mound on the southern edge of Downpatrick Golf Course close to a cellphone mast.
Description SEALED All surface features remain intact. During itís operational life the access and ventilation shafts have both been armoured with a steel sleeve around each shaft. The hatch is welded shut. The post closed by 1987 for security reasons. Ardglass was refurbished and re-opened to replace it.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 11.6.2002
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