Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name TURTON
OS Grid Reference SD72361433
County Lancashire
Date opened June 1965
Date closed September 1991
Location In remains of a compound on top of rising moorland on East side of a public footpath 120 yards South from the entrance to Turton Golf Club
Description WELDED All surface features remain intact with the khaki paint in good condition. The hatch is welded shut.
HA July 2012 - post was relatively recently covered with a big pile of manure i'm told, which although its been removed is clearly piled up down inside. Curiously i didn't explore further... :-)
January 2016: Fire damaged inside
Date of Visit 9.4.2000
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