Royal Observer Corps
Record added 24/4/2001
Post Name CHOP GATE
OS Grid Reference SE55769990
County Yorkshire
Date opened September 1963
Date closed September 1991
Location On a ridge at the end of a line of telegraph poles 75 yards west of a bridleway (Cold Moor Lane). 200 yards along bridleway from the junction of Raisdale Road and B1257.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with some flaking of the green paint. The hatch is locked.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A stone built aircraft post stands nearby. It is 12’ X 8’ with an 8’ X 8’ open section and a 4’ X 8’ crew room with a sloping wooden roof. The building is in good condition with its wooden door intact. A very large wooden hut stands nearby, it’s unclear if this had any connection.
Date of Visit 27.4.2002
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