Monument record MCC5572 - Cold War Nuclear Monitoring Post, West Mersea


A Cold War Nuclear monitoring post


Grid reference TM 0220 1239 (point)
Map sheet TM01SW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

On the south side of Victoria Esplande at its junction with Empress yards, beside the fence that separates the car park from putting green and a few yards from the back of the 2nd row of beach huts.

DEMOLISHED. No trace. <1>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> LIST: Catford, Nick. 1998. ROC underground posts in Essex.
  • <1> DESC TEXT: Catford, Nick. 1999. RAVELIN Special No 8 - The Royal Observer Corps Undergound in Kent and Essex.
  • <2> DESC TEXT: Dobinson, Colin. 2000. Twentieth Century Fortifications in England - Vol XI - The Cold War. Vol XI-2 list pp.214-219.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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