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TP11264 - Penrith Church Tower Vane
 
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Condition :
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OSGB36 Station :
NY45/T55
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP11264
County :
Cumbria
Nearest town :
PENRITH

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Penrith Ch TwrNY45/T55NY45T055351627.19530150.990.0003BOLT01/06/195300
Penrith Ch TwrNY45/T55NY45T055351631.16530154.610.0003FLAGSTAFF01/06/195300
Penrith Ch TwrNY45/T55NY45T055351626.15530149.280.0003VANE01/06/195300

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There are 11 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 13394th with 38 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.88/10 (from 16 logged visits)
Was First logged: 9th Mar 2013
Was Last logged: 29th Nov 2017

Of the 16 logged visits,
3 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 1m
The average error was 0m
2 were exact

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.


©Border Peat

©Border Peat

©Border Peat
Top of Tower
©jonglew
Penrith Church Tower Vane 04/11/13
©TomL
See 6 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 29th Nov 2017  10:58  by Border Peat

Gridref: NY 51626 30149   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Hog Backed Tomb Stones

©Border Peat
©Border Peat
©Border Peat


Good condition 24th Jul 2017  10:18  by jonglew

Gridref: NY 51626 30150   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

The Parish Church of St Andrew is a Grade I listed building; re-built 1720 with original 12/13thC tower retained. OS lists Bolt, Flagstaff and Vane as components of this trig. Latter 2 extant at top of tower. Have asked for access to investigate the Bolt. 1GL Bolt and cut benchmark on SW face of tower.

Church of St Andrew TP11264©jonglew
Top of Tower TP11264©jonglew
Vane TP11264©jonglew
Vane Finial TP11264©jonglew


Good condition 28th Dec 2016  12:50  by dugswell2

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Seen a good view times. Looking great in today's sunshine.


Good condition 2nd Dec 2016  10:10  by sky high boys

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

All as expected.


Good condition 23rd Oct 2016  13:47  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Church. Flagstaff and vane present, didn't seek access to the bolt


Good condition 17th Sep 2016  12:45  by Lathama

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Passed by on the way through Penrith town centre looking for the Peugeot garage!!


Good condition 8th Apr 2016  10:25  by Triggers

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Nice Church


Good condition 30th May 2015  15:30  by RogerTempleman

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Main reason for visit was to find the 1GL bolt benchmark: http://www.bench-marks.org.uk/bm19698


Good condition 30th Mar 2015  19:08  by SlainteJimmy

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 3rd Apr 2014  16:00  by Wubbleyew

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

St Andrew's is a fine church with its Georgian nave & mediaeval tower; wandered around within enjoying its atmosphere.


Good condition 20th Dec 2013  19:40  by Particle

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Wet miserable evening


Good condition 4th Nov 2013  10:59  by TomL

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Going home from the Lakes.

Penrith Church Tower Vane 04/11/13 Cut mark near the main doors©TomL


Good condition 22nd Jun 2013  17:15  by ted

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

St Andrews; large vane. Unsure of the significance of 1759. Also flagstaff and cut BM with bolt.

Penrith Church Tower vane
Penrith Church Tower


Good condition 19th Jun 2013  17:00  by jlc

Gridref: 54 39847 00245   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

big church, cut bench mark with bolt


Good condition 21st Apr 2013  15:12  by peregrinus

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Vane, also flagstaff with flag


Good condition 9th Mar 2013  12:20  by CJO

Gridref: NY 51626 30149   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

NY45 T055 VANE, FLAGSTAFF and BOLT. St Andrews. Vane and Flagstaff present access to bolt not sought. Cut BM with bolt west face to left of door. The Old Cheeseborough Clock is displayed and woorking just inside the door, on eof the earliest church clocks in Cumberland.

Penrith Church Tower Vane with flagstaff just visible behind and to the left.



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