Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name ASHBURY
OS Grid Reference SU27128458
County Berkshire
Date opened July 1960
Date closed September 1991
Location In a square compound at the end of a line of two telegraph poles on the North side of Ashbury Hill.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact with some flaking of the grey paint. A metal dome on the ventilation shaft indicates this was a master post. The hatch is open. The folding table and shelf have been replaced with a single long table utilising the original wooden brackets. It is covered in blue felt. Other remaining items include the cupboard, wiring, battery switching box, a rack of dexion shelving and copper earth straps around the top of the walls. The ladder is earthed at the top.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 20.6.1999
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