Royal Observer Corps
Record added 24/4/2001
Post Name ROADHEAD
OS Grid Reference NY51957481
County Cumberland
Date opened May 1961
Date closed September 1991
Location In L shaped compound at the end of a line of telegraph poles, South of a small covered reservoir and 150 yards East of B6318. There is a style by the road just South of a cottage that gave access to the field.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with flaking of the light green paint. The top of the ventilation shaft is lying on the ground nearby. There is a pipe sticking out of the ground taking the telephone line into the post. A metal dome (covering aerial connections) on the ventilation shaft indicates this was a master post. The hatch is locked.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 7.4.1999
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