Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
Post Name AMESBURY
OS Grid Reference SU15983863
County Wiltshire
Date opened July 1964
Date closed September 1991
Location In a small rectangular compound on arable land 150 yards East of A345 and 120 yards West of perimeter fence of RAF Boscombe Down.
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact with some flaking of the grey/green paint. Internally much remains including table, shelf, cupboard, a tall thin wooden shelf rack, mirror, two lights, fire blanket box, FSM & BPI mounts, siren box, 2 clocks, notice board, a hanging paper rack and a smaller desk standing paper rack, 4 cushions, a low seat, FSM pipe gasket, battery table, BT junction boxes, lawn-mower, rope, teapot, tins of paint, cleaning materials, cargo net and a hose.
February 2019: Amesbury ROC Post has been set on fire in one corner spreading the roof with smoke damage, we have managed to arrange with the owner, the removal of all saveable artefacts to go towards our restoration
Remaining
Surface
Structures
None
Date of Visit 13.11.1999
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