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TP13268 - Banks Marsh
 
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Grid reference :
Condition :
Moved Moved
OSGB36 Station :
SD30/T422
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP13268
County :
Lancashire
Nearest town :
SOUTHPORT

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Banks MarshSD30/T422SD30T422337285.64421318.120.0004BLOCK01/06/195900

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There are 13 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 15781st with 86 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.40/10 (from 5 logged visits)
Was First logged: 13th Oct 2013
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 13th Sep 2018

Of the 5 logged visits,
3 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 86m
The average error was 38m
The closest was 7m

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Marshside Sands Marshside Sands Crossens Church Tower Flagstaff Crossens Church Tower Flagstaff Back Drain Bridge Back Drain Bridge Border Peat Border Peat CJO CJO g4wsb g4wsb Banks Marsh Banks Marsh [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Surface Block.

Approach
By Earby Rambler
Close up of block
By Earby Rambler
Criffel Boulder
By Earby Rambler
Way up
By Earby Rambler

©g4wsb

©g4wsb
See 7 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Moved 13th Sep 2018  09:15  by Earby Rambler

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

Arrived Crossens on the 07.30 X2 Liverpool bus from Preston.I couldn't get close enough to touch it due to Marsh being saturated,just close enough to confirm it is still there.On towards Southport now visiting destroyed block sites along the way.

Way up
Approach
Site
Close up of block
Info board
Criffel Boulder
Criffel Boulder Plaque


Couldn't find it 16th Aug 2017  16:13  by Border Peat

Gridref: SD 37200 21300   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 2/10


Remains 1st Aug 2015  07:54  by g4wsb

Gridref: SD 37289 21324   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Remains  Score: 5/10

Not sure if this was item looking for, walked along dry bed below bankment .

©g4wsb
©g4wsb


Moved 24th Nov 2013  11:51  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

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

Found it lying where CJO described. The salt marsh is getting wetter as winter approaches

Banks Marsh ©lonesome_cowboy_burt
Banks Marsh ©lonesome_cowboy_burt


Moved 13th Oct 2013  15:35  by CJO

Gridref: SD 37267 21328   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Moved  Score: 5/10

SD30 T422 BLOCK. Spent quite a while poking around on the top of the sea defences asking several passing dog walkers if the defences had been increased in height as we found nothing solid anywhere. Then in despair caste eyes down the bank and there it was, toppled onto is top. Turning it over revealed a broken off rod-type rivet but confirmed it was indeed the block. May well be under water at high tide, so plan ahead and bring wellies!!

Banks Marsh found at bottom of bank
Banks Marsh rod rivet largly dissolved, not admirality brass?



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