Royal Observer Corps
Record added 24/4/2001
Post Name BOLTON-BY-BOWLAND
OS Grid Reference SD77655012
County Yorkshire
Date opened About 1960
Date closed September 1991
Location On a ridge on the west side of the track to Hungrill Farm running north from Holden village.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with bad flaking of the green paint. The post is set low in the ground. There has been some erosion around the concrete apron surrounding the access shaft. The hatch is locked but can be opened with a T bar key. Internally the post is damp with the following items remaining in place. Table, shelf, cupboard, shelf on thee back wall, siren box, battery box, corner shelf, shelf above battery, BPI mount, light, BT junction boxes and wiring, hinged blackboard.
No longer locked. the hatch is in place and shuts, the inside is in very good condition.
October 2015: Not locked, hatch in place.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 3.5.2003
Future Actions CONFIRM LOCATION, CALCULATE 8 FIGURE NGR, SITE VISIT
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