Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name CLACTON
OS Grid Reference TM16141338
County Essex
Date opened December 1961
Date closed October 1968
Location By the coast path on the edge of a golf course, 500 yards east of The Close, Jaywick Sands.
Description SEALED. This was a non standard underground post being located in the lower room of a Martello Tower. The entrance on the north side of the tower has been bricked up. The post had dual FSM probe pipes which are still visible on the west and east sides of the tower.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
The Martello tower was used for aircraft observation.
Date of Visit 6.6.1997
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