Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name LEIGH
OS Grid Reference TQ83518728
County Essex
Date opened January 1966
Date closed September 1991
Location Under the roundabout at the southern end of the children's playground in Belfairs Park on the south side of Eastwood Road by a sharp bend.
Description DEMOLISHED. No trace. All surface features of the post were cleared by Southend's Parks Department shortly after closure and the shaft filled with concrete. The compound was incorporated into an existing children's playground with the southern end of the playground marking the southern side of the ROC compound. One aerial guying point set into a concrete block is still visible.
Date of Visit 7.7.1997
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