Royal Observer Corps
Record added 26/4/2001
Post Name GAINSBOROUGH
OS Grid Reference SK82068913
County Lincolnshire
Date opened December 1961
Date closed October 1968
Location Between footpath and Thorndike Way, 50 yards East of scout hut. On the top of the cutting for Thorndike Way.
Description DEMOLISHED The post was destroyed during the construction of Thorndike Way.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
The original wooden hut still survives a little to the South West, in a paddock alongside a small car park (SK8202589077). It is in very poor condition, leaning over with two walls almost gone and is unlikely to survive much longer.
Date of Visit 2.5.1999
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