Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


GHQ Coleshill - Site Tour & Wartime Layout

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Please Note: The Coleshill House site and grounds are owned by the National Trust. The woods and grounds of the house are all strictly private and access is limited to set days a year. See our events page for their official open days. Attempting to access the site outside of these times is not only trespassing but could damage the future of our work and relationship with the Trust and villagers. Please respect this.


 1) Area around the house and main Aux activity  3) Royal Signals Huts
 Coleshill House main entrance  4) Grand Gates to the East
 Front view of Coleshill House  5) Training Woods & OB
 Rear view of Coleshill House  6) Suspected Observation Post
 The Clock House  7) Suspected Training Observation Post

 Entrance to the Stableyard

 8) Guard House
 Stableyard - The are the Auxiliers slept and received many lessons  9) Back entrance for the Units
 2) Motor Transport Park  
 Other locations not on the map are; 
 Memorial Trees (Located on the southern side of the Coleshill Estate)  
 Firing Training Range - (Located near Faringdon)
 Local Defences - (Located near Highworth)