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TP16347 - Granton Gasometer
 
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Condition :
Destroyed Destroyed
OSGB36 Station :
NT48/INT97
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP16347
County :
Lothian Region
Nearest town :
EDINBURGH

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Granton GasometerNT48/INT97NT48I097322340.21677075.950.0004CENTRE01/06/194300

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There are 3 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 22730th with 13 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 1.80/10 (from 5 logged visits)
Was First logged: 8th Jun 2014
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 10th Jan 2016

Of the 5 logged visits,
0 recorded a location

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

Remains of Granton Gasworks
©fasgadh
Granton Gasometer
By SlainteJimmy
Granton Gasometer
By CJO

Logged Visits:

Destroyed 10th Jan 2016  13:07  by fasgadh

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 0/10

In the enclosed site of the former Granton Gas Works, a once well known Edinburgh landmark. The gr is just to the west of the surviving gas holder.

Remains of Granton Gasworks ©fasgadh


Destroyed 26th Apr 2015  17:32  by SlainteJimmy

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 1/10

The frame of the 'twin' Gasometer is still standing.

Granton Gasometer ..the twin gasometer.


Destroyed 26th Apr 2015  08:45  by dugswell2

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 1/10

Gone and replaced, in the area for a boat trip.


Destroyed 15th Jun 2014  11:21  by CJO

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 3/10

Another gasometer remains on site. GR is to the west of the extant one. Gone.

Granton Gasometer to the left of this one


Destroyed 8th Jun 2014  19:12  by sky high boys

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 4/10

Demolished 2004, I think. Witnessed the demo.



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