Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
OS Grid Reference SP41947463
County Warwickshire
Date opened May 1960
Date closed September 1991
Location In a large irregularly shaped compound on the West side of Fosse Way on the North side of its junction with Dyers Lane.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact with some flaking of the green paint. There is a telegraph pole nearby that served the post. A dome on the ventilation shaft indicates that this was a master post. The hatch is open but both the internal doors are locked. Internally the post is clean and dry with the table, shelf and cupboard still in place. Other items remaining include tele-talk, WB1401 speech receiver and WB1410 filter unit, BT wiring and connection boxes, battery switching box, siren box, visitors log, BPI mount, two small splints, one body splint, light, copper earth straps, a few papers, two keys for aerial dome, fire blanket in box, fire bucket, three mattresses, saucepan, kettle and a wire brush.
Date of Visit 1.4.2000
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