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TP2625 - Crow Coal Hill
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S6627
OSGB36 Station :
NY86/T20
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP2625
County :
Durham
Nearest town :
TOW LAW

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Crow Coal HillNY86/T20NY86T020395924.28540411.26465.9473PILLAR01/06/1953101/11/1955N0

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There are 20 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 2493rd with 69 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.29/10 (from 21 logged visits)
Was First logged: 16th Jul 1995
Was Last logged: 6th Dec 2017

Of the 21 logged visits,
10 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 9m
The average error was 2m
2 were exact

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Clochandighter Clochandighter pharisee pharisee ger ger coinea coinea CJO CJO pickle pickle Mickandkim Mickandkim senrabyar senrabyar We TRye hard We TRye hard jonglew jonglew Crow Coal Hill Crow Coal Hill [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

Spider
©jonglew
Flush Bracket
©jonglew
Pillar
©jonglew

©We TRye hard
S6627 - Crow Coal Hill
By Clochandighter
The view east
By pharisee
See 14 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 6th Dec 2017  13:24  by jonglew

Gridref: NY 95925 40415   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Quick nip up from minor road to SW over rough ground. Pillar is VGC; it has a replacement top plug of an indeterminate material not seen before - not obviously asphalt or mortar; RHS sight hole open. Panoramic views.

Pillar TP2625©jonglew
Spider TP2625©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP2625©jonglew


Good condition 6th Dec 2017  13:20  by Rupertal

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

My 900th extant pillar with Jon Glew from road to south.


Good condition 28th Apr 2017  18:44  by ger

Gridref: NY 95923 40410   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Short walk from road to E. Pleasant grassy hill with nice views.


Good condition 24th Oct 2016  16:58  by We TRye hard

Gridref: NY 95925 40414   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy stroll from road by farm.

©We TRye hard


Good condition 27th May 2016  13:25  by offpiste

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Easy walk up from road grassy slope reasonable views



Good condition 30th Apr 2016  14:15  by Mickandkim

Gridref: NY 95924 40411   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Followed wall then up to crest


Good condition 20th Sep 2015  14:44  by paulxtr

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked to the SW of the trig. Great view.

Crow Coal Hill ©paulxtr


Good condition 5th Sep 2013  10:32  by pickle

Gridref: NY 95924 40411   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 4th Nov 2012  11:44  by CJO

Gridref: NY 95928 40406   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Flat topped hill with pillar adjacent to mine working. Great cloud inversion with clear views to Cross Fell, Collier Law and Horseshoe hill.

S6627 with cloud inversion
S6627 looking towards Collier Law


Good condition 3rd Aug 2012  00:00  by caroleengel

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


Good condition 27th Mar 2012  13:56  by staggie34

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

Parked at Rookhope and bagged the three trigs on a high level walk above the village during this glorious March in 2012. This was an afterthought! I sat on Bolts Law trig to the north and was going to head to Horseshoe Hill but then spotted this on the very bottom of my map. As it made a nice horseshoe above Rookhope, I made the long walk over to this great view point. Firstly on an easy track, then on over the totally pathless ridge to the north of the trig. Great views an a great spot. As I had parked at the flume arch at the other end of Rookhope, it was a long hours walk back to the car.

The Trig


Good condition 12th Jun 2010  13:30  by coinea

Gridref: NY 95924 40410   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 12th Jun 2010  13:29  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NY 95922 40402   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

HISTORY: Pillar completed 29th October 1951 costing 20.1s.6d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NY86/T20 in 1953. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NY86/T20 in 1953. Levelled for height in 1955. Last maintained by the OS, 3rd August 2000. SITE VISIT: Approached from unclassified road to SW of top. Pillar in good condition. Spider centre plugged with smooth brown plaster. Flush bracket faces 180 south. Vented through east sight hole. 360 open skyline with long views to the SE down Weardale. To the NE, the comms mast on Horseshoe Hill is easily identified.

S6627 - Crow Coal Hill & GRP
S6627 - Crow Coal Hill pillar & FB


Good condition 1st May 2010  14:50  by ted

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Resin cover, 1 sighting hole open. Rain approaching.

Crow Coal Hill trig
Crow Coal Hill FB
Crow Coal Hill top


Good condition 13th Jun 2009  11:15  by sheepsocks

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Good condition, cap insitu, masses of curlews.


Good condition 8th May 2008  12:15  by senrabyar

Gridref: NY 95925 40411   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 26th Feb 2006  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, brown resin cap, grassy summit, nice view


Good condition 8th May 2005  13:15  by Shacklesborough

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Nice views with the trig having grass for company instead of heather.


Good condition 19th Sep 2003  12:48  by pharisee

Gridref: NY 95923 40409   FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Situated just off the secondary road between Rookhope and Stanhope. An easy climb up the hill which is rough grassland and sheep are the only company. The trig point is generally in good condition however the centre plug has been removed and the hole filled with a brown resin material. The views are pretty much the same in all directions, rolling hills and moor covered with rough grass and heather.

The trig point and dark sky.
The plate
The view east with Stanhope away to the right in the valley


Good condition 28th Sep 1999  00:00  by mickandshane

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 16th Jul 1995  12:58  by jimmy

FB Number: S6627  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

revisited 29/11/2000



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