Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name WHITWELL
OS Grid Reference SK52937695
County Derbyshire
Date opened May 1959
Date closed September 1991
Location In an overgrown square compound at the end of a line of telegraph poles 50 yards west of B6043
Description WELDED The last telegraph pole in the line is an unusual metal one with a circular plate on the top. All surface features remain intact with the green paint flaking badly. There is damage to one side of the ventilation shaft. There are two steps, one on either side of the access shaft which was rebuilt in 1989 and a new large hatch (Torlift) fitted. The hatch is welded shut.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 17.6.2000
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