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TP12447 - Somerton Works Observation Tower
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Destroyed Destroyed
OSGB36 Station :
SU31/T232
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP12447
County :
Isle of Wight
Nearest town :
COWES

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Somerton Works Observation TwrSU31/T232SU31T232449232.4494640.760.0004BOLT01/06/194901Dest 02/64
Somerton Works Observation TwrSU31/T232SU31T232449232.4594641.540.0004FLAGSTAFF01/06/194901Dest 02/64

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There are 2 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 17263rd with 165 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.00/10 (from 3 logged visits)
Was First logged: 1st Jul 2013
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 11th Apr 2015

Of the 3 logged visits,
0 recorded a location

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TP12447
By Trigger
Somerton Works Observation Tower
By CJO

Logged Visits:

Destroyed 11th Apr 2015  12:03  by jonglew

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 2/10

OS records both elements of this trig destroyed February 1964. Somerton Park Industrial Estate comprising small-medium sized units now occupies the site. Bolt and Flagstaff would have been where Somerton Vehicle Repairs now stands.


Couldn't find it 27th Dec 2014  10:59  by Trigger

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 5/10

TP12447


Destroyed 1st Jul 2013  13:02  by CJO

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

SU31 T230 BOLT. Reported destroyed 02/64. Now modern industrial units.

Somerton Works Observation Tower



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