Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name CRAWLEY
OS Grid Reference TQ25983996
County Sussex
Date opened August 1962
Date closed October 1968
Location 100 yards north of Charlwood Road inside Gatwick Airport perimeter fence. Close to an emergency access gate and alongside the airport perimeter track. This is a restricted site with no normal public access.
Description OPEN All surface features are intact and in good condition with the ventilation louvres and FSM pipe retaining its green paint. The top of the BPI pipe has gone. The hatch is open. Internally the post is dam with an inch of water on the floor. The walls are painted white and are clean. Some damp papers remain but are illegible. Twin bunks (dismantled), single bed, cupboard, folding table and shelf, siren box, wiring some food containers remain.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 7.1.1999
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