Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name NEWQUAY
OS Grid Reference SW84966384
County Cornwall
Date opened August 1961
Date closed October 1968
Location On the south side of the perimeter road at RAF St. Mawgan beside an area of hard standing
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact and in good condition with some green paint remaining. The hatch is retained by its original bar and padlock but the padlock is broken. The post has in the past been used by the RAF for NBC training but is no longer used. Internally the walls are partly covered with soot. The table and shelf remain but are broken, the cupboard has its doors detached. Also remaining are two lights, GPO junction box and wiring. The post is designated building 434 on the base.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 18.02.2002
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