This is a closer view of the Guard House Strong Room Window, note the Bars and behind them, the 1/4 inch steel plate, light tight, shutters . All the Guard House windows had these 1/4 inch steel plate, light tight, shutters.

The Strong Room Armoury (inside) would have had a pitch mastic floor and held the stations arms, these would have included Hand guns, Light Machine guns and a number of heaver Machine guns for defending the station. The Armoury also housed the Guard House Hot Water Cylinder (!).

Return to the front of the Guard House

For an Emergency Exit! .....

 

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