Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
Post Name WINSCOMBE
OS Grid Reference ST44605707 (Probable)
County Somerset
Date opened July 1960
Date closed October 1968
Location The probable position is on top of Cuck Hill on the west side of a field boundary just east of a small Bristol Waterworks reservoir. (Accessed from a footpath running east from the end of an un-named minor road.
Description DEMOLISHED A rubble filled depression in the ground is the only possible evidence. There is an old corner fence post nearby but this might belong to the reservoir.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
There is the concrete base of a building at ST44645713, which might be the aircraft post, and there is another much large concrete base in an adjacent field.
Date of Visit 19.8.2000
Future Actions CONFIRM POSITION
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