Royal Observer Corps
Record added 27/4/2001
Post Name TRUMPET
OS Grid Reference S068013720
County Herefordshire
Date opened October 1963
Date closed September 1991
Location In small rectangular compound beside footpath in middle of pastoral field 120 yards South of un-named minor road.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact with bad flaking of the light green paint. A metal dome on the ventilation shaft indicates this was a master post.
7 Jul 2013: The post was locked in 1999 but the locks cut off and the ventilation louvres have been removed since that visit. In the post there is fire blanket, Elsan chemical toilet, 2 cupboards (one wall mounted and one on floor), twin bunk beds, wall map of England and Wales, wooden siren crate, A/B battery switch, hand pump, some pictures on notice board cleaning materials, crockery, timer and a light on the ceiling.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 26.9.1999 & 7.7.2013
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