Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name EARLS COLNE
OS Grid Reference TL85622833
County Essex
Date opened October 1960
Date closed September 1991
Location On the north side of public footpath 100 yards east of a bend in Curds Road.
Description LOCKED Externally in good condition with all surface features intact but some flaking of the light green paint, the hatch is locked but can be opened with a 'T' bar key. Internally the post has been burnt out and badly vandalised although most of the furniture and fittings still remain including 1 bed, mattresses, cupboard, two chairs, table, papers, notices, BT equipment, utensils and a large pile of ROC magazines but everything is covered in soot.
July 2012 - Earls Colne hatch welded shut
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 4.9.1998
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