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TP2582 - Creswell
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There are 11 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 6282nd with 66 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.39/10 (from 18 logged visits)
Was First logged: 21st Dec 2003
Was Last logged: 12th Mar 2018

Of the 18 logged visits,
5 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 98m
The average error was 21m
1 was exact

Beeches Farm Beeches Farm Green Farm Green Farm Peasley Bank Peasley Bank Milestone Field Milestone Field rams rams Mickandkim Mickandkim arranc arranc caroleengel caroleengel CURRYSCRIM CURRYSCRIM Creswell Creswell [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

the pillar
By yukin61
east from TP2582
By yukin61
west from TP2582
By yukin61

By Keith Stevens
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 12th Mar 2018  12:20  by arranc

Gridref: SJ 89729 27396   FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Hadn't read previous blogs, but followed field edges from Whitgreave. Woman hailed me from buildings as I got back to road, but kept going.

Good condition 10th Mar 2018  11:00  by Mickandkim

Gridref: SJ 89728 27394   FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Asked at farm and was given a big NO by not a Gentleman farmer Went to gate near motorway at Whitgreave and went through a few gates near farm got to trig then on way back met farmer from Whitgreave who was ok about visit Trig not on his land !

Good condition 10th Dec 2015  11:00  by tigger4242

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

Good condition 18th Jul 2015  00:00  by rams

Gridref: SJ 89700 27300   FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 24th Feb 2015  06:35  by PeteBoggs

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

Followed field boundaries from Whitgreave Lane


Good condition 18th Dec 2014  13:38  by vegibagger

FB Number: S 1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

M6.noisily in the background competing with the wind and winning

Good condition 4th Oct 2014  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SJ 89730 27396   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 19th Jan 2014  12:15  by yukin61

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

parked at the east end of whitgreave and jumped the gate opposite - followed the hedge row down to the m6 boundary - headed south along the boundary in very muddy conditions, negotiated a couple of small streams and squeezes thro hedges until finally heading east up the hill along another hedge to pillar ... good views all round, but noisy from the m6.

the pillar
north from TP2582
east from TP2582
south from TP2582
west from TP2582

Good condition 3rd Jan 2013  11:03  by sven

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Took previous baggers' advice to seek permission and knocked on the Creswell Farm's door. Had chat with farmer's wife, I think she viewed me with vague interest but she was pleasant. Very muddy across fields and noisy on the east side of the M6. Trig at top of partially ploughed field. Good views all around. Fellow bagger's boot sole got sucked off in the glutinous mud.

Good condition 3rd Jan 2013  11:03  by TheGreatScandini

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

A moderate walk across muddy fields and under the motorway to reach the trig. A good trig, with decent views all around. As Sven mentioned; having one functioning boot made the mud even more challenging! :)

Good condition 15th Sep 2011  07:53  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

I've passed this way many times, but been put of by the difficulties of access. Having read the previous log, I enquired and received permission at Cresswell Farm. It is then an easy and obvious route across their fields, under the M6 and left upto the pillar next to a hedge at the obvious high point. Views out to Stafford Castle, Cannock Chase, The Wrekin and the Clee Hills.

Good condition 13th Feb 2010  10:50  by asbown

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

was just about to nip over the gate and make my way over the fields when I noticed a man taking pictures of my car as he walked over to ask what i was up to,he sent me to the nearby farm as he was sure the trig was on their land,they informed me the trig is on land belonging to creswell farm so it was back in the car and a trip down the A5013,the very nice couple there pointed me in the right direction down the farm track heading north east and then under the motorway which brings you straight to the field with the trig in,easy when you know how, good views.

Good condition 14th Dec 2009  13:55  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: SJ 89731 27399   FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Good views only spoiled by the roar of traffic from th M6. Parked off road west of M6 flyover by Whitgreave. Walked back towards Whitgreave and over a gate just before Grange farm and over three fields. Along time since previous log.

Good condition 30th Aug 2005  13:43  by Keith Stevens

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

In a hedge, overlooking the M6. Quite a long stretch over private fields to reach it. I resisted the temptation to fake a breakdown on the hard shoulder and then pop over the fence!Original plug, OK condition. Private

The trig

Good condition 20th May 2005  20:50  by Trigger

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 19th May 2004  12:00  by Seasider

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 1/10

3/24 for the day. Way off any footpaths and next to the M6.

Good condition 2nd Apr 2004  21:40  by fasgadh

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Overlooks the M6, so noisy. In a field corner and intact.

Creswell ©fasgadh

Good condition 21st Dec 2003  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S1976  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc; metal cap deep letters; pasture just S of hedge

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