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TP12440 - Carisbrooke Castle Flagstaff
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Isle of Wight
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Carisbrooke CastleSU31/T262SU31T262448742.4387863.350.0004OLD TRIG01/06/195100
Carisbrooke CastleSU31/T262SU31T262448621.1087807.290.0004FLAGSTAFF01/06/194900
Carisbrooke CastleSU31/T262SU31T262448628.0787812.320.0004RIVET01/06/194900

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There are 9 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3140th with 59 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.13/10 (from 8 logged visits)
Was First logged: 1st Jul 2013
Was Last logged: 9th Jul 2018

Of the 8 logged visits,
1 recorded a location

The error was 12m

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

Carisbrooke Castle flagstaff
By Trigger
By Griefmiester
GPS Data
By Griefmiester
Looking hard for the rivet
Pivot Cut BM
See 3 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 9th Jul 2018  15:46  by rwilson121

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

Carisbrooke Castle flagstaff ©rwilson121

Good condition 25th Oct 2016  10:42  by Funk to Funky

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

A great spot on the island and one that I have visited many times before today's visit.

Good condition 31st Mar 2016  11:50  by cmb1953

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

Good condition 28th Feb 2016  09:25  by peregrinus

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

flagstaff clearly visible from main road

Good condition 25th Dec 2014  15:45  by Trigger

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


Good condition 16th May 2014  13:34  by Griefmiester

Gridref: SZ 48632 87801   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Flagstaff on Motte & Bailey within Carrisbrook Castle, well worth a visit (English Heritage), some great views from here.

GPS Data

Good condition 11th May 2014  15:05  by jonglew

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

Visited here Aug 1993 when kids were younger, clearly remember seeing the flagstaff then (honest!). Flying visit today. No clear shot for a photo from entrance area, but nearby St Mary's church provided a better, if little more distant, view.

Carisbrooke Castle Flagstaff TP12440©jonglew

Good condition 1st Jul 2013  11:00  by CJO

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

SU31 T262 FLAGSTAFF, RIVET and OLD TRIG. Flagstaff prominent of turret. Despite assistance from museum staff the rivet was not found. The old trig is located at SZ 48742 87863 on grass embankment by cannon on north side of bowling green/parade ground. Nothing visible on the ground. Cut pivot BM located on concrete plinth of northerly cannon.

The flagstaff on turret
Looking hard for the rivet
Pivot Cut BM
Location of the Old Trig

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