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TP1331 - Berrow Green
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Berrow GreenSO96/4SO96S004374378.76258383.69178.5793PILLAR01/06/1948101/09/1959N0

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This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3536th with 38 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.95/10 (from 22 logged visits)
Was First logged: 26th Oct 2002
Was Last logged: 19th May 2019

Of the 22 logged visits,
12 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 217m
The average error was 49m
1 was exact

arranc arranc Lathama Lathama Glaslyn Glaslyn Mickandkim Mickandkim CJO CJO Garth Fenton Garth Fenton RichardM RichardM jonglew jonglew Aye Jimmy Aye Jimmy caroleengel caroleengel Ramblingpaul Ramblingpaul heavyhorses heavyhorses Berrow Green Berrow Green [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Berrow Green
By Aye Jimmy
Berrow Green
By Aye Jimmy
Berrow Green
By Aye Jimmy
Berrow Green
Berow Hill Summit
S3823 fb
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 19th May 2019  15:20  by Aye Jimmy

Gridref: SO 74381 58390   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

After visiting nearby Berrow Hill with beacon lying on the ground.

Berrow Green The trigpoint. All sight holes open.
Berrow Green The FB.
Berrow Green Top of trig, no cap.

Good condition 31st Mar 2019  16:21  by paulxtr

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Originally tried to bag this back in October 2011 but couldn't see a way up from near the 'Admiral Rodney' pub. This time I entered a field by a gate off the minor road due S of trig and headed up to another gate visible to NW. Then up obvious track to summit of hill. Over a stile and into the trig field. View of the Malvern Hills obscured at trig. Better views from the summit of the hill to the N.

Berrow Green ©paulxtr

Good condition 22nd Dec 2018  13:44  by CJO

Gridref: SO 74383 58382   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Cap missing. Top of a steep climb. Also a HUMP.

Berrow Green

Good condition 21st Mar 2018  16:00  by RichardM

Gridref: SO 74381 58386   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Park on grass verge of lane to S then NE up hedge line into woods on SW slope. Pheasants, shooting perch and a few old brambles before emerging close to trig point in summit pasture. Worth visiting the summit knoll to the N with fallen fire basket / beacon and extensive if a little hazy views.

Not Logged 21st Mar 2018  16:00  by DeniseMc

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

Good condition 29th May 2017  20:35  by Ramblingpaul

Gridref: SO 74382 58391   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Parked by Admiral Rodney pub and followed farm track to hill summit and trig.

Good condition 14th Oct 2016  12:45  by Mickandkim

Gridref: SO 74379 58384   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked on narrow lane at gate and up to left to gate lots of paths but found top gate for short walk to trig

Good condition 6th Apr 2015  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SO 74382 58390   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

jonglew's directions excellent. Plenty nettles and brambles so no shorts

Good condition 23rd Oct 2013  11:58  by jonglew

Gridref: SO 74380 58388   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

No public access to this trig and landowner will not allow access, so nothing for it but a trespass. THE CYCLIST seems to have found the optimum route up which I also took after trying 3 other approaches from the E few months ago and being thwarted at all of them. Mown breaks in fern are growing over. Land is up for sale at the moment (or was couple of months ago, maybe sold by now) so perhaps landowner not wanting to invest time and effort in maintaining the breaks. Despite awkward access, top of hill has been cleared and is a pleasant pasture. Pillar in good condition despite having no cap or plug; all 4 sight holes open. Partial views E and S, mainly obscured by surrounding trees. Walk 250m NE to hill summit for much finer views.

Pillar TP1331©jonglew
Spider TP1331©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP1331©jonglew
Berow Hill Summit TP1331 - The fire basket©jonglew

Good condition 11th Jul 2013  08:21  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Had noted that previous visitors had started from pub, but didn't see obvious route without passing close to houses. Conitnued to West and turned downhill on small lane. went through first gateway on right and diagonally across pasture to good metal wicket gate into wood. There were a series of recently cut ways mown through the ferns. One led steeply up the hill before bending right near the top edge. A short distance along a fainter path led to another metal wicket gate with the pillar directly opposite in the corner of a pasture field. Can see out to Malverns, but mature deciduous trees block all round vision.

Good condition 5th Dec 2012  12:05  by Garth Fenton

Gridref: SO 74379 58387   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Centre missing, interesting beacon on the next hill. I walked up from just past the Pub. broad grass avenues through new plantings, rather strange.

Good condition 11th Mar 2012  12:00  by Chalky

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Spider centre open.

Good condition 16th Sep 2011  13:30  by dugswell2

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Walked north from the pub then made may through tracks or gaps in woodland to gain summit field. Beacon bagged first then headed south to next knoll to bag trig.

Good condition 23rd Feb 2011  16:00  by Father Ted

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

Nice spot. I think its private but does have some old picnic tables near the beacon. Parked at pub then up road about 30 meters and into field with young trees. This route will become difficult as te trees grow. Visited beacon first then trig.

Good condition 15th Apr 2010  10:12  by arranc

Gridref: SO 74300 58300   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 13th Oct 2009  14:10  by heavyhorses

Gridref: SO 74400 58600   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

another one needing a coat of paint :-)

Good condition 29th Mar 2009  18:15  by bluebeard

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

initially up the lane from the SW

Good condition 2nd Jul 2005  11:02  by Glaslyn

Gridref: SO 74300 58300   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

I approached via lane to S,skirted wood then up the inside fence,past a huge Badger sett,then pheasant pens,private.Views limited.

Limited views,

Good condition 26th Jun 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

vgc, no cap or plug, spider marked TS=JD. Pasture, nice but gappy view thru trees, if you miss the path the ascent from S can be purgatory. Visited Dec01 for summit, back again for trig!

S3823 fb ©peregrinus
S3823 top TS=JD ©peregrinus
S3823 trig ©peregrinus

Good condition 7th May 2005  10:45  by desperate dan

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Sunshine, bluebells, lambs, clear views - a lovely spot. Tried to ask permission but nobody seemed to be in anywhere so went up anyway.

Good condition 20th Jun 2004  13:00  by Lathama

Gridref: SO 74300 58300   FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Another elusive Worcestershire pillar nailed! This one is in a cracking spot, on the lower summit of Berrow Hill Iron Age fort. On the actual summit is a large metal fire-holder for the beacon chains that are lit on special occasions. Needed to ask permission from Berrow Farm as there is no public access up here. The central plug is missing and on the tri-bracket are the letters 'TS = JD' which have been stamped into the metal. Any ideas? Terrific views south to Malvern, unusually looking 'end-on'; and eastwards across the Severn Vale to Bredon Hill and beyond. The views westwards are obscured by trees but in Winter you should be able to see in all directions. A nice spot!

Good condition 26th Oct 2002  18:00  by fasgadh

FB Number: S3823  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

A very fine hill overlooking the Teme Valley. There is a beacon on the north, higher top, the trig is on the south top, view obscured by trees, but the pillar is in a field.

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