Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
Post Name BENEFIELD
OS Grid Reference SP96048991
County Northamptonshire
Date opened June 1958
Date closed September 1991
Location On Deenethorpe Airfield. In a small rectangular compound 250 yards North of A427 and immediately West of a large mound of rubble, formerly the control tower.
Description SEALED All surface features remain intact. The ventilation shaft is unusual having no protruding top and recessed ventilation louvres. The access shaft has been very badly damaged at the top either by vandals trying to break in or in an attempt to demolish it. Although the hatch appears open, two large blocks of brick wall have been placed on top of it to prevent access.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 24.4.1999
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