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TP20930 - Rectory Camp
 
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Grid reference :
Condition :
Good Good condition
OSGB36 Station :
ST86/T106
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP20930
County :
Avon
Nearest town :
MALMESBURY

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Rectory CampST86/T106ST86T106376401.11184488.180.0004BLOCK01/06/197200

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There are 9 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 13907th with 86 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.83/10 (from 6 logged visits)
Was First logged: 24th Jun 2014
Was Last logged: 28th Apr 2018

Of the 6 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 8m
The average error was 3m
The closest was 1m

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Selection of photos for this Surface Block.

Rectory Camp
By CJO
Surface Block
By Dusty
The rod-style rivet.
By Brisey
View west.
By Brisey
See 5 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 28th Apr 2018  13:19  by CJO

Gridref: ST 76403 84488   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

tall rod rivet at end of earthworks. cleaned up as partially overgrown. Left open.

Rectory Camp


Good condition 20th Aug 2016  13:40  by Dusty

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

Surface Block


Good condition 20th Nov 2015  11:23  by Brisey

Gridref: ST 76403 84496   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

An interesting location with good views but it's puzzling that the rampart remains do not form a circle. Perhaps the slope was adequate protection to the west. The block is as left by the previous visitors and is easy to find at the north end of the rampart.

Surface block
The rod-style rivet.
Rampart north end
View west.


Good condition 24th Sep 2015  07:41  by jonglew

Gridref: ST 76401 84492   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

AKA Horton Camp, an Iron Age Hill Fort. A mystery why OS gave it a different name. Short walk across from minor road. Block partially unclovered so an easy spot. Dug it out and left uncovered. Rod-style rivet in concrete on top of earthworks. NT land.

Surface Block - Location TP20930©jonglew
Surface Block TP20930©jonglew
Surface Block - The Rivet TP20930©jonglew


Good condition 22nd Jul 2014  11:20  by bluebeard

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


Good condition 24th Jun 2014  13:25  by edfielden

Gridref: ST 76402 84489   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

A few minutes with the poking stick and I was able to feel the block beneath the surface. Block buried beneath grass and soil at a depth of at least an inch. Simple metal rod-type 'bolt'. Great views over the South Gloucestershire countryside. Left block mainly uncovered. Further details and photos to follow...



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