|OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW|
|Trig Name||Original Name||New Name||EASTING||NORTHING||HEIGHT||ORDER||TYPE OF MARK||Computing Date||CLASS OF LEVELLING||Date of Levelling||LEVELLING DATUM||DESTROYED MARK INDICATOR||COMMENTS|
There are 12 photos for this trigpoint (view album).
Is ranked joint 1965th with 30 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.57/10 (from 7 logged visits)
Was First logged: 24th Sep 2006
Was Last logged: 12th Jun 2018
Of the 7 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....
All were within 5m
The average error was 4m
The closest was 3m
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|Selection of photos for this Pillar.|
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12th Jun 2018 12:16 by CURRYSCRIM
Gridref: NX 59339 49433 FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 8/10
Parked by "logs for sale" sign and followed route as per clocnanddichter. Very good all round views.
11th Apr 2017 18:46 by jonglew
Gridref: NX 59340 49434 FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 6/10
A fine rural location and a fine pillar to complement it; early evening sun setting the scene nicely. Walked up from road with Alex C after visiting the tidal island of the same name. Pillar vgc with smooth screed finish; original top cap retained, raiseed lettering; front sight hole open. Panoramic views.
8th Apr 2017 18:37 by trigging on an island
FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 9/10
Satisfying conclusion to a super spring day, with a gentle walk up here alongside Jon as the bright evening light lit up the face of the pillar, and the Dumfries & Galloway coast and hills gave an enchanting backdrop. Hope to be doing a lot more bagging in this area in the not too distant future.
28th Jan 2017 13:00 by Mickandkim
FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 6/10
Parked near farm at gate to grass track starteld a young deer that ran into fence Ah
30th May 2014 00:00 by caroleengel
Gridref: NX 59345 49429 FB Number: Not logged Condition: Good Score: 5/10
9th Jun 2010 13:09 by Clochandighter
Gridref: NX 59343 49425 FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 5/10
HISTORY: Pillar completed 6th September 1955 costing £24.4s.5d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NX56/DM/T6 by distomat observation during 1958. Levelled for height also in 1958. Last maintained by the OS in May 1988. SITE VISIT: Parked in track entrance at NX585492. Track SE to NX588489 then NE to top. Small grazing knoll indicated as Cairn Hill on the maps. Pillar in good condition. Spider retains OS centre cap with raised large narrow letters. Flush bracket faces 221° SW. Vented through sight hole on FB face. 360° panorama to neighbouring hills and coast.
24th Sep 2006 12:00 by peregrinus
FB Number: S8291 Condition: Good Score: 7/10
vgc, metal cap, wide raised letters, on grassed tumulus apparently. Pleasing compact grassy summit, scrubby pasture. Nice view, despite rain.