Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
Post Name PURITON
OS Grid Reference ST29144307
County Somerset
Date opened June 1963
Date closed October 1968
Location In a small overgrown rectangular compound on the north side of Gaunts Road 25 yards east of a farm track running north.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact with a little green paint remaining. All four ventilation louvres are still in place although one is broken and the two on the ventilation shaft adjacent to the access shaft have dropped down. The hatch is detached. Internally the post is strewn with rubbish and ripped off polystyrene tiles and there is some graffiti. There is 2" of water on the floor. The twin bunks and a single bed remain in place. All other furniture has gone apart from the shelf, which is leaning against a wall with the monitoring room door.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 19.8.2000
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