Royal Observer Corps
Record added 2/5/2001
Post Name MERE
OS Grid Reference ST80283506
County Wiltshire
Date opened July 1965
Date closed September 1991
Location On public open ground 15 yards South of unmade road across White Sheet Downs
Description WELDED All surface features are intact but there is damage to the ventilation shaft adjacent to the access shaft. A dome and an aerial mounting on the ventilation shaft indicates this was a master post. The green paint is flaking badly. There is an aerial guy hook on the ground nearby. The hatch has been welded shut.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
The ROC post at Mere replaced an Orlit A at Maiden Bradley (ST 79643765) which is extant.
Date of Visit 8.1.2000
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