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TP14057 - Tawstock Tower Centre
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Destroyed Destroyed
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Tawstock TwrSS72/T96SS72T096255467.91130819.570.0003BOLT01/06/194901Dest 08/53
Tawstock TwrSS72/T96SS72T096255467.80130820.050.0003CENTRE01/06/194901Dest 08/53
Tawstock TwrSS72/T96SS72T096255469.60130820.380.0003FLAGSTAFF01/06/194901Dest 08/53

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There are 7 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 5577th with 314 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.50/10 (from 4 logged visits)
Was First logged: 12th Jul 2015
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 15th Jun 2017

Of the 4 logged visits,
1 recorded a location

The error was 0m

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Tower (Centre & Flagstaff)
By Dusty
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Logged Visits:

Destroyed 15th Jun 2017  11:24  by Bourne

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

Inaccessible 30th Apr 2016  16:51  by pkbathrooms

Gridref: SS 55467 30820   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Inaccessible  Score: 7/10

listed building Folly, built in form of look-out tower. Probably late C18. Stone rubble with stone dressings. Lead roofing removed in late 1940s. Tall round tower with smaller circular stair turret, which rises slightly above the tower, adjoining to west. Stair turret and tower both of 3 stages demarcated by unmoulded stone strings. Embattled parapet partly surviving to stair turret. The tower has Gothick pointed arched window openings to each stage on south and north sides. On south side the larger opening to the top stage has transomed timber mullion windows of 3 segmental arched lights, the middle stage window has been removed and the bottom opening infilled. On the north side the first and second stage windows are blocked, the top stage window opening set slightly to the right over a blocked ground floor doorway with timber lintel and brick relieving arch. Entrance to east side with cambered lintel and plank door. Pointed arched window opening above to third stage with transomed timber mullion windows of 3 segmental-arched lights. Stair turret has narrow single light window openings to south side with segmental arched timber lights to the upper 2 stages, the bottom stage window blocked. Pointed arched window openings to each stage on west side, the 2 light transomed mullion windows boarded over.

Destroyed 12th Jul 2015  16:10  by Dusty

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

OS have as all destroyed in 1953. Lot of work now carried out and so one would think that centre and flagstaff are good. I will leave as destroyed.

Tower (Centre & Flagstaff)

Destroyed 12th Jul 2015  16:10  by brisboy&wife

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

Later research showed it is now a holiday let.

Tower close up

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