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TP11829 - St Martins Church Tower Flagstaff
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
St Martins Ch TwrSJ44/T52SJ44T052332241.46336304.240.0003BOLT01/06/194801Dest 01/62
St Martins Ch TwrSJ44/T52SJ44T052332239.57336304.540.0003FLAGSTAFF01/06/194801Dest 01/62

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This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 13560th with 120 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.86/10 (from 7 logged visits)
Was First logged: 13th May 2013
Was Last logged: 12th Feb 2019

Of the 7 logged visits,
2 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 4m
The average error was 2m
The closest was 1m

Ifton Colliery Winding Gear Ifton Colliery Winding Gear Ifton Colliery Baths Tower Ifton Colliery Baths Tower New Marton New Marton Dudleston Church Tower Vane Dudleston Church Tower Vane ProSpec ProSpec wrose wrose St Martins Church Tower Flagstaff St Martins Church Tower Flagstaff [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

By asbown
Intersected Station
By wrose

Great clock!
By ProSpec
By Dusty
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 12th Feb 2019  09:43  by asbown

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

Nice church

Good condition 4th Dec 2016  15:04  by wrose

Gridref: SJ 32239 36305   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

The Church of St Martin at St Martin's seems to have re-found its Flagstaff for my visit and photograph! No doubt a replacement for the original though.

Intersected Station St Martin's, St Martin's Church.

Remains 10th Feb 2016  15:40  by stignest

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

st marrins church.

Remains 4th Feb 2016  14:16  by stignest

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

Destroyed 14th Apr 2015  09:17  by PeteBoggs

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



Destroyed 17th Jan 2015  14:29  by ProSpec

Gridref: SJ 32235 36302   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 5/10

Lovely old church, beautifully described by Dusty! I wonder if the tower was reroofed in 1962 thus loosing the Bolt and Flagstaff?

Great clock!

Destroyed 13th May 2013  14:45  by Dusty

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

SJ44 T052 Flagstaff. OS have as destroyed Jan 1962. Also Bolt at this location. Grade I Listed. Tower dates from about 1632. Tower: in 3 stages with multi-stepped diagonal buttresses, moulded cornice and C19 embattled parapet. Integral stair turret at north-west angle lit by narrow rectangular slits. Cornice has carved heads on north, east and west and gargoyle surviving to south- east corner. West face has 3-light Perpendicular window with panel tracery, possibly reused from an earlier tower, to first stage. 4-centred doorway below has hoodmould and label stops of 1841; C17 nail-studded heavy boarded door with elaborately decorated strap hinges. Inscription above in moulded surround: "Templum quod conspicis Deo Sacrum/Sumplu Suo Instauratum atque Ornatum/Haeredum Curae commendat/ARTURUS VICE COMES DUNGANNON/A.S. MDCCCXLI." Clock to second stage also dated 1841. Windows to belfry have simple Y- tracery and plain hoodmoulds; narrow round-headed windows to second stage on north and south.

Tower & new flagstaff

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