Category Archives: norfolk

ROC posts – Beaconsfield, Mundford, Sandy & Kentford

A few more ROC posts visited in August. Most were locked, but are included for completeness. Advertisements

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ROC post – Watton

ROC posts – I’ve never been to one before, so paid a visit to one of my locals. These were used during the Cold War to report any nuclear bursts and monitor fall out. There were well over 1500 of … Continue reading

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RAF West Raynham – Norfolk

RAF West Raynham is in Norfolk, near a town called Swaffham. It is seriously in the middle of nowhere, and was quite hard to find. It closed in 1994, and at the end of 2005 was put up for auction. … Continue reading

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RAF Watton – Norfolk

RAF Watton closed in 1991 and sold in 1998. The residential areas were sold for residential use; and most of the technical buildings have been demolished, ie control towers, water towers, boiler rooms etc. Not much remains of the base … Continue reading

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