Royal Observer Corps
Record added 24/4/2001
Post Name CLOUGHTON
OS Grid Reference TA00919510
County Yorkshire
Date opened February 1962
Date closed October 1968
Location On a low mound North of a field boundary and 200 yards West of an un-named minor road.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact but in poor condition with the step detached and the top of the ventilation shaft, hatch and louvres missing. Internally the post is strewn with rubble and has 4" of water on the floor. The monitoring room door has been removed and the only remaining artefact is the BPI mounting
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A brick built aircraft post stands on the field boundary to the south. It is approx. 10' X 10' with a blast protected entrance leading up steps to the aircraft observation area with an octagonal opening in the concrete roof. It has a crew room alongside.
Date of Visit 6.5.2000
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