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TP2293 - Cnoc Rhaonastil
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S8855
OSGB36 Station :
NR55/T8
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP2293
County :
Strathclyde Region
Nearest town :
CAMPBELTOWN

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Cnoc RhaonastilNR55/T8NR55T008143488.45648587.92109.2373PILLAR01/06/1957101/05/1958N0

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

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 942nd with 20 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 7.00/10 (from 10 logged visits)
Was First logged: 3rd Aug 2006
Was Last logged: 10th Mar 2017

Of the 10 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 13m
The average error was 9m
The closest was 3m

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

Spider
©jonglew
Pillar
©jonglew
Flush Bracket
©jonglew
S8855 Cnoc Rhaonastil.
By coinea
Cnoc Rhaonastil S8855
By Julian Dowse
See 4 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 10th Mar 2017  20:08  by Chalky

FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Spider retains centre cap with raised lettering.


Good condition 4th Jun 2014  15:50  by jonglew

Gridref: NR 43491 48589   FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Known locally as the Fairy Hill (looked, but didn't see any). Parked opposite house 'Tigh Rhaonastil' (benchmarked, but missed it), short walk NE to field gate, then up through fern & bramble covered lower slopes and then steep low-treed forest to break out onto magical (fairy?) hill top. Pillar in good condition; original cap in place, raised lettering; front sight hole undetermined, others closed. Extensive 360deg views, especially along SW coast and to inland mountainous areas.

Pillar TP2293©jonglew
Spider TP2293©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP2293©jonglew


Good condition 27th May 2013  13:55  by coinea

Gridref: NR 43495 48583   FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Lovely spot, great views. Visited en-route to Kildalton Cross.

S8855 Cnoc Rhaonastil.


Good condition 27th May 2013  13:55  by Jwalker

FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Nice spot between Ardbeg and Kildalton Church and Cross with lovely views.

Cnoc Rhaonastil ©Jwalker


Good condition 18th Apr 2013  15:15  by ocean soul

FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Access via track from road to Loch nan Diol then distinct track left through bracken to summit ... Breathtaking views with minimal effort ...


Good condition 13th Jun 2012  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NR 43497 48578   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

From passing place to east (NR437485). Steep ascent thru' bracken and brambles - unpleasant


Not Logged 14th Aug 2011  12:00  by timfilbert

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

Visible from road beyond Ardbeg distillery, which is well worth a visit (along with Laphroig, the friendliest on Islay, and Lagavulin).


Good condition 4th May 2007  12:36  by Skerryvore

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

Steepish climb up this distinctive conical hill (also known as Fairy Hill) There's a grave on southern slope of hill.


Good condition 21st Apr 2007  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, metal cap, wide raised letters. Pasture, distinctive conical hill, fine view.


Good condition 3rd Aug 2006  12:24  by Julian Dowse

Gridref: NR 43495 48578   FB Number: S8855  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

What looked on the map like an easy climb, in fact turned out to be quite a trek through chest height bracken. However, the view from the top was worth it.

Cnoc Rhaonastil S8855 Wonderful easterly view.
Cnoc Rhaonastil S8855 The top plate.
Cnoc Rhaonastil S8855



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