Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name RUSHTON SPENCER
OS Grid Reference SJ94046315
County Staffordshire
Date opened Unknown
Date closed September 1991
Location On a mound in a square compound, on the north side of the road to Wormhill Farm
Description LOCKED All surface remain intact and in good condition with a little flaking of the green paint. As well as the standard padlocks the hatch is also locked with a thick steel bar and two further padlocks. The step runs around two sides of the access shaft. There are steps up the mound
to the access shaft; there is also a beacon in one corner of the compound and a flagpole in another. The post has been fully restored by former ROC members who took it over on stand down and it is occasionally open to the public
Remaining
Surface
Structures
An Orlit A stands in the north east corner of the compound. It is painted green but has no doors and is empty. There was
never an Orlit within the compound at this site this one being brought to the site since closure of the post.
Date of Visit 12.4.2003
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