Royal Observer Corps
Record added 1/5/2001
Post Name NORTHOLT
OS Grid Reference TQ09388505
County London & Middlesex
Date opened July 1967
Date closed September 1991
Location On RAF Northolt on a mound 20 yards East from control tower - Restricted MOD site - no public access.
Description LOCKED All surface features remain intact but the ventilation louvres are missing and the BPI pipe is damaged. An aerial mounting indicates this was a master post. The hatch is locked. Internally the ladder has been removed and access to the monitoring room was not allowed as it is considered to be a potentially hazardous confined space.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
A concrete building nearby was probably for aircraft observation. It consists of a half buried room with an open section now filled with soil. A brick Type 22 pillbox also stands nearby.
Date of Visit 19.11.1998
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