Royal Observer Corps
Record added 9/5/2001
Post Name SPEAN BRIDGE
OS Grid Reference NN20938232
County Inverness-shire
Date opened September 1960
Date closed October 1968
Location On a low mound 55 yards east of the A82 overlooking Commando
Monument
Description OPEN All surface features remain intact. The hatch which is
damaged is open. The ventilation louvres are missing. The top of the ventilation shaft which stands on several courses of bricks is damaged, The FSM pipe stands on a concrete plinth. There is a disused telegraph pole
alongside. Internally the post is flooded to a depth of 6". The table, shelf and cupboard remain in place. There is a GPO Ever Ready battery on the table and some GPO junction boxes and wiring on the wall.
Remaining
Surface
Structures
An aircraft post built from concrete blocks stands alongside. It has an open section and the crew quarters is covered with a sloping metal sheet. It is approximately 7' X 5'
Date of Visit 19.07.2001
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