Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name PONTRILAS
OS Grid Reference S0 38772692
County Herefordshire
Date opened November 1961
Date closed September 1991
Location On a low mound in a triangular compound. 10 yards along track (East side) to Rowlsestone Park Farm. There is a cellular phone aerial and a small compound within the triangular compound.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact with the green paint in good condition. The hatch is locked. An old ventilation louvre lies in the undergrowth nearby.
Visited by Jack Hanlon September 2016
"The post is securely locked and was arranged to be opened specifically for our visit. Many of the items in the post including a large amount of paperwork was purchased from the owner in order to be preserved in post museums. Future visitors are not welcome."
Remaining
Surface
Structures
The concrete and wire steps for an Orlit B lie in the bushes nearby but the Orlit has gone.
Date of Visit 13.10.1999
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