1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Brooklands air raid shelter, weybridge - 030209

Discussion in 'Military Sites' started by tucker, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. tucker

    tucker Scallywag
    Regular User

    Oct 2, 2007
    Likes Received:
    What a bit of luck this was.
    Impromptu visit this evening.

    This is the vickers - armstrong shelter built into the cliff by the health club. I'm sure theres another bunker under the racetrack?

    "a huge underground air raid shelter had been built tunneling into the side of a disused sand quarry adjacent to the works. This consisted of 17 parallel tunnels burrowed into the hillside. Each tunnel had its own entrance in the quarry face with a 50 foot doglegged access tunnel incorporating an airlock leading to the 180 foot long shelter tunnels. Further shelter space was provided with three cross tunnels linking the main 17 shelter tunnels."

    Cheers Subbrit :thumb

    This is a large system of tunnels which are all very uniform and kind of boring at first, but theres a lot of relics and stuff from the war if you look around.

    #1 Air Lock
    #2 Way Out
    #3 Cuttings
    #4 Tunnel
    #5 No Smoking
    #6 Crossroads
    #7 Siren
    #8 See ya

    We turned up to find the entrance and someone has hacked the hasp right off the wall with the padlock still on it.

    Don't know how long its gonna stay open but was glad to get it done :)

    Attached Files:

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in