Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name BURTON JOYCE
OS Grid Reference SK64334483
County Nottinghamshire
Date opened June 1961
Date closed September 1991
Location In a square compound 100 yards along a path running North from Bridle Road (unmade road).
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with a little flaking of the paint. The hatch is locked with a bicycle padlock and chain. Internally much remains including the WB1401 speech receiver, WB1410 filter unit, BT switching box, copper straps on the wall (indicating this was a master post), blankets, food, utensils, papers, charts, mattresses, siren box, fire blanket, two chairs, folding table and shelf. The post appears to be used by a fisherman as there are numerous items of fishing tackle and a box of 78rpm records!
April 2015: Sold with 6.5 acres for 50,000
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 17.7.1998
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