Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name BORELAND
OS Grid Reference NY18319182
County Dumfriesshire
Date opened April 1964
Date closed October 1968
Location On a low mound in a large rectangular compound on the south side of the B723.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact but the ventilation
louvers have slipped down on the main ventilation shaft and are missing on the other shaft. The hatch is partly detached and won't close properly. Internally the post has been completely stripped (including doors) and is
flooded to a depth of 9", there is also some smoke damage. Only the table and shelf remain in place. There is a large car park area for the observers on the opposite side of the road.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 8.6.2002
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