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TP1416 - Black Hill
 
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Type :
Condition :
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Flush Bracket :
S4689
OSGB36 Station :
SD74/T7
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP1416
County :
Lancashire
Nearest town :
PADIHAM

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Black HillSD74/T7SD74T007378197.74436664.58265.8773PILLAR01/06/1948101/09/1962N0

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There are 58 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 2295th with 36 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.33/10 (from 83 logged visits)
Was First logged: 13th Sep 1991
Was Last logged: 22nd May 2017

Of the 83 logged visits,
25 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 117m
The average error was 11m
2 were exact

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Logged Visits:

Good condition 22nd May 2017  00:00  by Anthony

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


Good condition 21st May 2017  13:00  by Ben-Dawson

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


Not Logged 17th May 2017  11:00  by chevyfire

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

black hill trig looking east ©chevyfire


Not Logged 23rd Dec 2016  00:00  by Warby1960

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


Good condition 19th Nov 2016  10:56  by dazedemon

Gridref: SD 78190 36670   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Easy to find and parking nearby/ Looked extra special againest a snowy background

The pillar
The flush Bracket Who ever painted the trigpillar last should have used some masking tape!
Pendle Hill Looking towards Pendle Hill (and its trigpoint)
The top


Good condition 24th Oct 2016  14:00  by Hands

Gridref: SD 78200 36667   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Off white Trig-Cap Plastic-Sight holes 1 open. Situated on rough pasture close to wooded area. View approx 180 obscured to West by Trees approach from lay-by SD 7850 3670 along Road to Stile to gain access to Trig field

©Hands


Good condition 16th May 2016  12:47  by Sandgrownun

Gridref: SD 78199 36664   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Straight up from car park. Pillar in good nick, plastic plug, one sight hole open, fair views.

Black Hill. Pillar.
Black Hill. Pillar.
Black Hill. Flush bracket.
Black Hill. Top.


Good condition 20th Mar 2016  12:12  by manonabike

Gridref: SD 78180 36660   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Busy little hill on a sunny Sunday, car park full


Good condition 15th Mar 2016  12:45  by Nekyram

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Walk along the road from car park, then over stile through woods. Trig can be seen from road.


Good condition 23rd Nov 2015  13:41  by amblerbob

Gridref: SD 78197 36667   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

From Back Lane. Views of distant hills very good.


Good condition 11th Oct 2015  08:22  by srichy20

Gridref: SD 78194 36666   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10





Good condition 21st Jun 2015  08:23  by trigging on an island

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Good timing as the heavy rain held off until I was safely down into the trees.


Good condition 20th Jun 2015  18:36  by slateloose

Gridref: SD 78100 36600   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Easy walk up road from carpark then stile into open access land.


Good condition 23rd Apr 2015  15:12  by Oudi07

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 15th Apr 2015  17:31  by Griefmiester

Gridref: SD 78196 36663   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parking in the lay-by at the base easy pop up through the trees and over the stile, Pillar good condition. located on mini hillock.

Pillar & FB


Good condition 24th Mar 2015  13:05  by Heidi

Gridref: SD 78198 36665   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Saw this Trig for the second time 17.11.15.


Good condition 3rd Feb 2015  16:10  by catman

Gridref: SD 78196 36664   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 9th Aug 2014  18:06  by coinea

Gridref: SD 78199 36666   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Cute wee hill.


Good condition 9th Aug 2014  18:05  by Clochandighter

Gridref: SD 78198 36664   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

HISTORY: Pillar completed 25th June 1948 costing 13.16s.6d. Computed as tertiary triangulation SD74/T7 in 1948. Levelled for height in 1962. Last maintained by the OS in October 1980. SITE VISIT: Good free public car park on south side of Back Lane at SD784366. Followed road to boundary with woodland, due south of trig, then style over wall and direct path to top. Pillar in good condition. Spider fitted with grey plastic disc by Jon Rouse, 21st May 2000. Flush bracket faces south, ~176. Vented through east sight hole. 180 uninterrupted panoramic view from north through east to south with aspect through trees to the northwest.

S4689 - Black Hill & GRP
S4689 - Black Hill pillar & FB


Good condition 20th Jul 2014  15:05  by CJO

Gridref: SD 78198 36661   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Plastic cap. Painted white on a small hill.

Black Hill


Good condition 2nd Nov 2013  12:29  by paulxtr

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Delightful spot with good views.

Black Hill ©paulxtr


Good condition 14th Jun 2013  10:38  by jamiekeighley

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

Walked up from lay-by on Back Lane. Not the most interesting area.

©jamiekeighley


Good condition 6th Apr 2013  17:40  by pendlelill

Gridref: SD 78197 36670   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

easy walk up from parking area in woods good views nice day. No 10 today, all easy

view towards boulsworth ©pendlelill


Good condition 4th Apr 2013  17:30  by dugswell2

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Quick bag after work of this P37 hill from either of the parking areas from the minor road running east to west south of Sabden.


Good condition 10th Mar 2013  12:30  by timdoggart

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

Nice snowy views. Easy to reach via short scramble up wooded bank

Snowy hills Trig point stand©timdoggart


Good condition 1st Dec 2012  12:20  by painterman61

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Revisit terrible boggy field at start of walk glad of frost which made things easier underfoot,trig is set on little mound good views from here could do with a repaint!

trig ©painterman61
trig ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
fb ©painterman61


Good condition 17th Nov 2012  14:22  by senrabyar

Gridref: SD 78197 36670   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 20th Sep 2012  15:00  by Glaslyn

Gridref: SD 78190 36660   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Short walk from handy car park, limited views due to weather.


Not Logged 14th Jul 2012  09:27  by alison1967murphy

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


Good condition 22nd Apr 2012  15:20  by redDragon

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

A short distance from minor road, or, if coming from the west, a pleasant walk through Black hill wood. Pillar on its own little mound


Good condition 23rd Oct 2011  14:00  by BLACKCATWHITEFEET

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


Good condition 16th Oct 2011  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SD 78194 36667   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 28th Jul 2011  14:00  by ocean soul

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Short walk up ROW from lane .. Handy car park near by with excellent views ...


Good condition 9th Jul 2011  13:04  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Trig


Good condition 30th May 2011  11:55  by ted

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Revisit. Plug replaced by cover. Paint on the sides facing the road.


Good condition 17th May 2011  17:03  by Border Peat

Gridref: SD 78199 36663   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Wet and misty worth going back on a clear day

Good job we brought wellington boots S4689©Border Peat


Good condition 3rd May 2011  11:53  by tigger4242

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy roadside trig. Great views

©tigger4242


Good condition 26th Apr 2011  15:30  by 1.1

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Not Logged 25th Apr 2011  11:00  by chocolate_chops

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


Good condition 6th Apr 2011  11:40  by blackboot29

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Circular walk from Sabden via forest


Good condition 3rd Mar 2011  15:24  by wrose

Gridref: SD 78199 36674   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Accessible and highly visble. Good parking nearby. Pillar in excellent codition with fine views of the surrounding countryside.

S4689 Black Hill Pillar.
S4689 Black Hill Flush Bracket.
S4689 Black Hill Plug.


Good condition 1st Mar 2011  14:06  by happycyclist

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Nothing special, but a nice trigpoint. On bike, so nipped up from road, but suspect it would be more rewarding as part of a walk.


Good condition 26th Feb 2011  13:15  by michael a frost

Gridref: SD 78200 36700   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

easy access from top road , visited on run with keith & sam (dog)


Not Logged 12th Jan 2011  00:00  by Curlew

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


Good condition 8th Jan 2011  12:00  by The Magna Defender

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

nice and easy driveby trig


Good condition 7th Nov 2010  17:33  by Triggers

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

short walk from car park

Black Hill ©Triggers


Good condition 15th Oct 2010  19:40  by Walker Dan

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Nice short walk in the mist.


Not Logged 4th Aug 2010  17:50  by melch

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


Good condition 4th Aug 2010  17:42  by Applepye

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 12th Jun 2010  14:31  by painterman61

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Trig riased up on mound just next to a small wood,good views.

black hill ©painterman61
Flush Bracket ©painterman61
The Trig ©painterman61
The Trig ©painterman61


Good condition 1st May 2010  09:24  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 4th Apr 2010  00:00  by IWC

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


Good condition 1st Feb 2010  12:25  by wanderer

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 31st Jan 2010  16:00  by MickandKim

Gridref: SD 78198 36665   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Easy to park and quick walk up for nice views on a sunny day


Not Logged 28th Jan 2010  13:00  by AndyKeen

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


Good condition 24th Jan 2010  14:35  by PDB

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 28th Jun 2009  15:02  by Aye Jimmy

Gridref: SD 78198 36666   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Black Hill The trig.
Black Hill The FB.


Good condition 10th Jan 2009  15:00  by Trig391

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Trig in good condition on a cold winters day.

Black Hill ©Trig391


Good condition 6th Oct 2008  16:45  by bluebeard

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

last tp after a weekend away in the lakes for the autumn polaris


Good condition 4th Jul 2008  20:55  by BILLY COO

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

BLACK HILL TRIGPOINT ©BILLY COO
BLACK HILL FLUSH BRACKET ©BILLY COO


Not Logged 11th May 2008  20:22  by klopps

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 7/10


Good condition 11th May 2008  00:00  by Rupertal

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


Good condition 10th May 2008  17:30  by muttoneer

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

Really enjoyed this trig point - a pleasant little walk up to it, gleaming replendently in the afternoon sun. Looks to be very well maintained and recently whitewashed. Lovely spot next to woodland. All in all a lovely trig to visit.


Good condition 9th Oct 2007  21:22  by rhayader_wanderer

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

couple of pull ins and a car park further east simple walk up


Good condition 7th Oct 2007  11:15  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

It looks like it is leaning a bit, to me. Good views all round, apart from the bit obscured by the woodland. There is a large cut stone marked R E R at the forest edge - any ideas?


Good condition 17th Feb 2007  12:10  by Historian

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Clear views on the first spring-like Saturday of the year.

©Historian


Good condition 10th Feb 2007  15:00  by poshandbecks

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy access from the road nice views in area


Good condition 29th Apr 2006  10:10  by dal

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Pristine paint. Interesting view point.


Good condition 25th Apr 2006  19:20  by harleydavidsonandy

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

Wonderful view! My first Trigpoint in UK :-)


Good condition 17th Apr 2006  16:06  by John Riley

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Nice place, next to little forest.

Black Hill Looking South towards Hameldon Hill.
Black Hill View North to Pendle's foothills.
Black Hill Flush bracket.


Good condition 12th Mar 2006  08:30  by itschopper

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

In good nick.


Good condition 18th Feb 2006  09:30  by m0sgb

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

very nice bright white trigpoint photo enclosed

m3dnc white one ©m0sgb
m0sgb next to the white one©m0sgb


Good condition 21st Aug 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, gleaming white, plastic cap, in small earthwork just outside (E of) plantn, nice view

Montaged by Jon Rouse ©peregrinus


Good condition 18th Jul 2005  17:18  by PeteBoggs

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

Old log - great location


Good condition 2nd Jul 2005  11:45  by ted

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Plastic plug cover; paint flaking and some light graffiti. Next to woodland. Easy access from road. Very overcast. Square block of stone nearby looks as though it was intended for a cider press or suchlike - perhaps it has something to do with the Sabden treacle mines?

Black Hill trig
Black Hill trig
Black Hill FB


Good condition 18th Feb 2005  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

S4689
S4689
S4689


Good condition 20th Nov 2004  14:40  by bonatti

Gridref: SD 78198 36668   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Slight erosion around base

Pillar Easy access


Good condition 26th Apr 2004  12:00  by Seasider

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

2/30 for the day. Not far from road.


Good condition 28th Mar 2004  15:30  by mickandshane

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Nice spot, easy access, plastic plug.


Good condition 28th Feb 2004  21:43  by stonestreaker

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

easy access, decent parking close too


Good condition 24th May 2003  18:33  by The Hungry Caterpillars

Gridref: SD 78197 36665   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Very pleasant spot.


Not Logged 1st Jun 1995  00:00  by brianr

FB Number: S4689  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 7/10

Nice spot in treacle country.


Good condition 13th Sep 1991  00:00  by Tom de Erin

Gridref: SD 78200 36700   FB Number: S4689  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10



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