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TP3118 - Farlow
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There are 25 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 2932nd with 33 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.14/10 (from 28 logged visits)
Was First logged: 23rd Feb 1983
Was Last logged: 2nd Aug 2017

Of the 28 logged visits,
6 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 32m
The average error was 13m
1 was exact

Glaslyn Glaslyn arranc arranc wavydale wavydale MickandKim MickandKim jonglew jonglew caroleengel caroleengel Farlow Farlow [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

The trig
©dadu 13

©dadu 13

Trig and church
By Stevo
the pillar
By yukin61
By iainmac
See 19 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 2nd Aug 2017  17:53  by dadu 13

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

This was much easier to find than the nearby cache was.

The trig ©dadu 13
©dadu 13

Good condition 18th Apr 2017  17:45  by Borderer

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Tucked away behind the church. Parked at the lych gate and found a handy gate into the field just along the road. Good views to the west.


Not Logged 24th Mar 2017  00:00  by victron1987

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

Gorgeous spot and was a fab day for it. Hopped over the fence behind the church, got some lovely pictures.

Good condition 16th Mar 2017  02:00  by Stevo

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

A very beautiful spot just over the back wall of the churchyard. Nothing between here and the Wrekin. Great view of Brown Clee. Take care down Farlow bank past the school. Steepest bank for miles around.

Trig and church

Good condition 23rd Oct 2016  18:19  by wavydale

Gridref: SO 63919 80621   FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Was here caching and spotted the trig - bonus.

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Good condition 16th Aug 2015  14:04  by Spunky Spider

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Found whilst out caching with CherryBubb. Great views from here beside a quaint church.

Good condition 16th Feb 2014  11:32  by jonglew

Gridref: SO 63917 80629   FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked roadside by St Giles' Church; through church yard and over rear fence/wall to pasture where trig resides with it's excellent views to Brown Clee & Titterstone Clee Hills. Pillar in good condition; original cap in place, deeply indented lettering; rear sight hole only open.

Pillar TP3118©jonglew
Spider TP3118©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP3118©jonglew

Good condition 28th Dec 2013  13:59  by Chingwakabungya

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

Bagged with David after a meal at the Kremlin at Clee Hill. Could view from the church yard but hopped over the fence to bag. Lovely little church.

Good condition 6th May 2013  09:25  by MickandKim

Gridref: SO 63918 80627   FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Over gate and around church yard Great views on a great day

Good condition 19th Mar 2013  17:30  by heavyhorses

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

Through the churchyard and over the fence.

Good condition 9th Feb 2013  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SO 63921 80632   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 8th Dec 2012  15:30  by yukin61

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

accessed via gate between church and school great views on this sunny afternoon.

the pillar
the pillar
north from TP3118
east from TP3118
south (from in front of the chruch) from TP3118
west from TP3118

Good condition 27th Mar 2012  11:39  by longmyndhiker

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Good condition 10th Jul 2011  16:55  by ocean soul

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Accessed TP by the gate into the field between churchyard and school playgound Good views and geese still in attendance ...

Good condition 23rd Jan 2010  15:15  by bluebeard

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Good condition 20th Aug 2009  11:03  by arranc

Gridref: SO 63900 80600   FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 12th Jul 2008  11:14  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Rather than grovel up the hill on the lane I left the bike and walked (wimp) and accessed pillar from churchyard.

Good condition 8th Jun 2008  14:25  by gowrie

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Excellent views of both Clee Hills on a clear sunny day. Accessed TP by the gate into the field between churchyard and school playgound

Good condition 9th Jan 2008  13:30  by Dusty

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

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Good condition 25th Jan 2007  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 29th Dec 2005  15:00  by Lathama

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Adjacent to the churchyard of St. Giles, Farlow, which is a 'living churchyard' with lovely maps to show you where all the wildlife lives. Walked through and took a look at the wall - easy jump but didn't fancy the climb back, so went through the next door gate instead! On the edge of a sheep pasture with what I'm sure would be lovely views westwards on a good day. The hoar frost on the top was about half-an-inch thick today but revealed the original plug - deeply-indented letters. S sighthole open, others closed. Concrete base exposed about 3" all round. No paint. This is a lovely peaceful spot on top of a very slippery hillclimb in the car! Glad I was going up it today and not down! Incidentally, the ducks and chickens in the barn by the church provided excellent entertainment for 'er-indoors' who stayed in the car!

Good condition 11th Dec 2005  13:55  by Father Ted

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Did Desperate Dan cycle up that hill to the North - wow! I too accessed the trig by jumping over the graveyard wall but came out of the field the easy way - by using the gate into the field. Villages often nestle in valleys but this one is perched on top of this grat hill. can I live here please!

Good condition 18th Jun 2005  11:30  by desperate dan

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

The hum of a hot summer's day, freshly cut grass in the churchyard, ducks and hens in the road, the village school, a wonderful panorama of both Clee Hills from an elevated position and miles of open cycling road ahead. Perfect.

Good condition 15th Feb 2005  14:15  by Glaslyn

Gridref: SO 63900 80600   FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good views of Brown Clee and an easy access from Farlow Churchyard.

Good condition 2nd Jan 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, metal cap deep letters, W side of wall, pasture, nice locn & view

Good condition 27th Aug 2004  13:10  by ted

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

On edge of a field, access through the churchyard. Plug intact; trig guarded by geese (fortunately not in an aggressive mood).

trig - view towards Titterstone Clee.
FB - Trig of the Year!

Good condition 11th Nov 2003  10:50  by fasgadh

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

A few weeks early for this one. Still yet to find 2003! Just outside the churchyard in Farlow. The local school were holding a Rememberance service in the small church, and two men were repairing a gravestone. A careful walk amongst the graves and a jump down a wall accessed the pillar, which as usual had the fp facing away from all sensible view points. The pillar was as usual devoid of paint, but otherwise in perfect condition. The school door was amusing. Had Farlow in Worcestershire. Now Worcestershire is famous for swallowing up its neighbours, but having failed to digest Herefordshire, it seems silly to take on Shropshire :-) (It was a quirk of the postal system)

Good condition 23rd Feb 1983  00:00  by RogerTempleman

FB Number: S2004  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Pillar in front of St Giles Church

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