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TP2722 - Dalebrow
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S2738
OSGB36 Station :
SK08/T8
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP2722
County :
Cheshire
Nearest town :
MACCLESFIELD

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
DalebrowSK08/T8SK08T008389840.18376217.20148.8463PILLAR01/06/1948101/06/1959N0

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There are 42 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 13776th with 122 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.91/10 (from 43 logged visits)
Was First logged: 8th Sep 2000
Was Last logged: 15th Apr 2019

Of the 43 logged visits,
8 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 43m
The average error was 8m
1 was exact

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.


By Andy West

By greenbell

By greenbell
Trig at far end of this copse...
By greenbell
Dalebrow
By CJO
Faceplate
By pajames
S2738
By iainmac
See 35 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 15th Apr 2019  14:35  by nozzer

Gridref: SJ 89842 76217   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 15th Apr 2019  14:35  by Downfaller

Gridref: SJ 89847 76222   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Access from parking on Macclesfield Rd near PROW SSE of pillar. Using the FP we walked up to Prestbury Golf Club drive and then round the edge of the fairways to get to the pillar. Easy enough to get to with hardly anybody around. Return via same route.


Good condition 27th Feb 2019  14:30  by Andy West

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


Good condition 2nd Feb 2019  13:38  by greenbell

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Lying snow would seem to make this a safe bet, but had to watch out for the sledgers - a lovely little space. Up to Billinge Hill near Rainow after for a gorgeous walk being watched by sheep on the food prowl and with Nab End, Bollington trig on the horizon.



Trig at far end of this copse...


Good condition 27th Nov 2018  13:55  by trigging on an island

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Perfect afternoon to go grab a golf course pillar. Bleak as anything and not a soul in sight.


Good condition 28th Jan 2018  10:06  by FrankR

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

Half buried in bushes


Good condition 7th Jan 2017  16:30  by CJO

Gridref: SJ 89845 76220   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

All intact. Sited in copse within golf course.

Dalebrow


Good condition 15th Oct 2016  12:40  by paulxtr

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Couldn't find any suitable parking nearby so ended up parking on Berwick Close, 0.7 miles to the south. Followed a pleasant public footpath northwards to the golf club lane. The fairways were deserted so was able to nip into the woods to bag the trig unchallenged.

Dalebrow ©paulxtr


Good condition 26th May 2014  12:45  by painterman61

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Walked right onto golf course had to cross one green to little wood trig in vgc cap/plug golfers very friendly knew what i was looking for beautiful golf course very affluent location need to win euro lottery to buy some of houses nearby!

trig ©painterman61
trig ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
fb ©painterman61


Good condition 2nd Apr 2014  14:45  by robinhood

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

Walk up lane to the golf course then just before its gate take public footpath on right on edge of course with big houses on your right. On the left is a distinct hill with copse has moss covered trig semi hidden inside at the N section. No views as such.


Good condition 8th Dec 2013  12:09  by vegibagger

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

R visit after 10 years nice to see the December woodland on the golf course

spider birches ©vegibagger


Not Logged 27th Mar 2013  11:33  by Woodford Walkers

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


Good condition 18th Apr 2012  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SJ 89844 76222   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Used golf club driveway access and followed fence line behind houses to SE, leading to golf course hardcore path which led to narrow fairway to be crosed into copse with trig. not challenged by golfers or groundsman.


Good condition 18th Dec 2011  00:00  by Rupertal

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

Light snow on the ground. No one else about. Quick bag.


Good condition 8th Nov 2011  12:40  by asbown

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

footpath from the road that takes you upto the golf club will take you very close.


Good condition 23rd Oct 2011  11:39  by dangorman

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

Like this one tucked away in the woods. Parked on main road and used public footpath that passes across fairway at bottom of woods.

©dangorman


Good condition 23rd Oct 2011  11:38  by Streakboy

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Hidden away in a little copse on Prestbury golf club. Abandoned the car by the side of the main road and took the public footpath through the (lovely) houses and out onto the golf course. A quick trek over the course whilst no one was playing and soon found the trig

©Streakboy


Slightly damaged 9th Mar 2011  00:00  by Applepye

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Looks neglected in these woods.


Good condition 24th Dec 2010  10:00  by VBForever

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

©VBForever


Good condition 18th Dec 2010  11:45  by Terry L

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Metal plug [indented letters]. Private. Prestbury Golf Club. Winter months a good time to visit these golf course trigs. This one easily found in small wood at top of course.

Dalebrow pillar


Good condition 4th Dec 2010  18:55  by pajames

Gridref: SJ 89840 76216   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

No golfers today too much snow, just had to avoid sleds instead. Poor views because of its position within trees.

Trig ©pajames
Faceplate


Good condition 24th Nov 2010  21:42  by Triggers

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

no golfers about so access pretty easily

Dalebrow ©Triggers


Good condition 24th Nov 2010  19:29  by PeteBoggs

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

Followed MickandKim's directions - no golfers to worry about

©PeteBoggs
©PeteBoggs


Good condition 2nd Oct 2010  16:45  by Mickandkim

Gridref: SJ 89840 76217   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

From golf course road turn right and follow edge to tenth Tee. Trig in trees on right. At time of visit trig was easily visible.


Good condition 8th Oct 2009  14:00  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Accessed through wooden gate from road, as previous visitor and not via footpath or clubhouse. Easy to stop and park when travelling by bike, and then only a short walk. Surprised to find no golfers in sight, but didn't hang about in case anyone turned up and objected to my presence!


Not Logged 12th Aug 2009  19:54  by melch

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


Good condition 12th Aug 2009  12:00  by wrose

Gridref: SJ 89837 76220   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Accessible but could be missed in the undergrowth. In clump of woodland on Prestbury golf course. Just off right of way footpath so care needed not to upset golfers. Almost lost in summer growth and looks a bit neglected but the pillar itself is in good condition. Original plug with indented lettering. Any views that there are, are somewhat restricted.

S2738 Dalebrow Pillar.
S2738 Dalebrow Flush Bracket.
S2738 Dalebrow Plug.


Good condition 19th Jan 2008  14:52  by Lone Walker

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Drove down to club house, only one other car, so parked up and walked along RoW, across fairway and up into stand of trees. Access from fairway is easy, just follow track to highpoint of the hill. Trig is smothered by pine tree boughs and access in summer will be awkward due to brambles and nettles. No opportunity to upset the golfers, which is always a disappointment :)


Good condition 16th Aug 2007  16:00  by ocean soul

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Approached via ROW across golf course then right into copse of trees on small hill.


Good condition 19th Mar 2007  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 2/10

S2738
S2738
S2738


Good condition 27th Jan 2007  16:55  by ted

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Plug intact. Moss on all sides. A branch from a recently blown-over tree covers the top of the trig but hasn't caused any damage. Visit timed to avoid the golfers.

Dalebrow trig
Dalebrow trig and fallen tree - photo digitally-mangled
Dalebrow FB
Dalebrow spider


Good condition 1st Jan 2007  12:45  by Lathama

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 2/10

Spotted a rear-entrance to the course through a gate just off the Prestbury Road. Found a couple of golfers who directed me straight to the pillar [after admonishing me for being there!].Original plug with slightly-indented letters. E sighthole open, the others closed. Some paint but much more lichen! Base exposed about 3" all round. In a small copse with no real views at all.


Good condition 16th Oct 2006  10:55  by mtb mick

Gridref: SJ 89800 76200   FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Metal plug intact. At edge of wood close to the 9th tee. Best use the crushed stone path the golfers use to avoid spending time roaming through the wood! Prestbury is a lovely golf course. I asked for (and was granted) permission at the club house.

Dalebrow 148 metres Looking NW into the wood


Good condition 28th Dec 2005  10:34  by Bridgeman

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Take main entrance drive into Prestbury Golf Course and on reaching first green keep right which is signed as a public footpath. Cross diagonally a fairway then bear right and ascend small wooded hill ahead. Trig point is towards far end.

Dalebrow trig point ©Bridgeman
Dalebrow trig point FB ©Bridgeman


Good condition 12th May 2005  12:35  by Trigger

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 24th Dec 2004  13:00  by Deego

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

2nd golf course of the day. This one is not to bad. If you go down the golf course drive. there is a path the goes off before the course, follow this then you only have to cross over 1 fairway to the hill with the trees on.Its a bit moss covered and no views.

The Trig ©Deego
Its in there ©Deego


Slightly damaged 22nd Jul 2004  14:30  by m1eyp

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 3/10


Good condition 20th Jul 2004  13:30  by aRRKS

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

Just of a fairway on Prestbury Golf Course


Good condition 25th Jun 2004  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc, metal cap shallow letters, in wooded copse at hilltop

montaged by JWR ©peregrinus


Good condition 27th Apr 2004  12:00  by Seasider

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

2/31 for the day. On golf course but no problems.


Good condition 7th Nov 2003  14:30  by poshandbecks

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

In woods on a golf course

TP2722 The trig
TP2722 plate The plate


Good condition 13th Jul 2003  09:03  by Keith Stevens

FB Number: S2738  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

On Presbury Golf Course, in thickly wooded area, overgrown. The secret is to march on to the golf course with an air of confident authority, pausing according to etiquette whilst the old Major tees off! Private

Trig in a wood
Dalebrow Pillar October 2011


Good condition 8th Sep 2000  18:17  by vegibagger

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

Golf course woods



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