Royal Observer Corps
Record added 25/4/2001
Post Name SLALEY
OS Grid Reference NY97225798
County Northumberland
Date opened January 1961
Date closed September 1991
Location On a mound in a square compound on the East side of a pastoral field boundary, 75 yards West of public footpath, 200 yards North of St. Mary’s Church.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with the cream and metallic green paint in good condition. The hatch is locked but can be opened with a ‘T’ bar key. The counterbalance weight has become detached and the hatch won’t stay open. Internally much remains including the Tele-talk, a lot of papers, visitors log, posters, maps, lights, cloud identification poster, cluster map, siren box, rain cape, tool board, two bunks and mattresses, long table, corner shelf, carpet and wiring.
Date of Visit 3.4.1999
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