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TP1201 - Beinn Mhor
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S8857
OSGB36 Station :
NR55/5
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP1201
County :
Strathclyde Region
Nearest town :
CAMPBELTOWN

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Beinn MhorNR55/5NR55S005129472.97640459.96202.0822PILLAR01/06/1957201/06/1957N0

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

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 158th with 2 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 7.80/10 (from 15 logged visits)
Was First logged: 10th Apr 1999
Was Last logged: 15th May 2018

Of the 15 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 94m
The average error was 28m
The closest was 6m

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

Spider
©jonglew
Pillar
©jonglew
Flush Bracket
©jonglew

By ocean soul
Trig + surrounds
©dugswell2
Self-timer
By Skerryvore
See 5 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 15th May 2018  11:45  by plet56

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

view had disappeared


Good condition 22nd Sep 2016  13:07  by catman

Gridref: NR 29480 40463   FB Number: S8857   Condition: Good  Score: 8/10


Not Logged 3rd Jul 2016  21:29  by Angus Lothian

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


Good condition 4th Jun 2014  09:10  by jonglew

Gridref: NR 29479 40462   FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Lovely remote feeling to this trig, Ireland clearly visible. Pillar in good condition, exposed concrete plinth on rocky summit of this marilyn; original cap in place, raised lettering (as with most Islay trigs seen); 1 sight hole open. Feral goats and extensive 360deg views make this a worthy place to visit.

Pillar TP1201©jonglew
Spider TP1201©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP1201©jonglew


Good condition 29th May 2014  14:40  by weekender

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 14th Apr 2013  12:25  by ocean soul

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Walked from American Monument car park on fairly indistinct paths ... Excellent views ...


Good condition 13th Jun 2012  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NR 29479 40458   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Delightful circular walk from car park to NW. To American monument and Mull of Oa then along coast to Beinn Mhor


Good condition 12th Jun 2012  20:00  by dugswell2

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Fourth Marilyn and second trig of the day after the American Monument with vaste wide views at 20:00,but also lovely wild flowers & goats.

Trig + surrounds ©dugswell2
Trig + surrounds ©dugswell2


Good condition 16th Jul 2010  11:42  by Fester

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Walked over from the monument via Port nan Gallan,out to Dun Athad and on to the summit.Grandstand viewpoint for all things southerly.


Good condition 21st Apr 2007  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

vgc, metal cap, wide raised letters, on rock outcrop, heathery hill, view inferior to S8860. No Choughs today - showery & windy.


Good condition 25th Mar 2007  12:28  by Skerryvore

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Revisiting the trigpoint on my coastal walk round Islay. Both visits have seen a pair of Golden Eagle circling over neighbouring Dun Athad. Fabulous location.

Looking WNW towards Dun Athad and American Monument
Self-timer Difficult to find a stable spot for this one!
approaching the summit


Good condition 2nd May 2005  11:04  by arranc

Gridref: NR 29400 40400   FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10


Not Logged 25th Mar 2002  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 8/10

No details noted - fine summit, situation & view


Not Logged 29th Sep 2000  14:59  by Chalky

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 8/10


Good condition 10th Apr 1999  12:00  by fasgadh

FB Number: S8857  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Perched on the edge of a big quartzite crag. 200m straight drop to the sea. There will be good sightings of Ireland from here, but not today. On a bike tour of Islay, and of course visiting some of the hills.

The summit, there is nothing behind it
The other side, 200m crags



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