Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name HORNS CROSS
OS Grid Reference SS37532361
County Devonshire
Date opened June 1960
Date closed October 1968
Location In a heavily overgrown rectangular compound in the north east corner of a field on the south side of an unnamed minor road.
Description OPEN All surface features are intact but the ventilation louvres are missing. There is an 18" extension to the ventilation shaft adjacent to the access shaft with the GZI mounting plate on top of it. There is a wooden platform with a step alongside giving access to it. The hatch is open. Internally there is a little water on the floor. Remaining artefacts included, twin bunks, two mattresses, table, cupboard, BPI mount (detached), GPO junction boxes and wiring.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
An Orlit B stands in the north east corner of the compound. There is a truncated telegraph pole alongside it.
Date of Visit 30.9.2000
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