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TP3518 - Grindle Farm
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Grindle FarmSJ90/T6SJ90T006374189.99302996.5795.8013PILLAR01/06/1948101/02/1961N0

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There are 32 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 6531st with 52 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.37/10 (from 30 logged visits)
Was First logged: 1st Oct 2001
Was Last logged: 4th May 2019

Of the 30 logged visits,
11 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 2705m
The average error was 263m
1 was exact

Kemberton Church Tower Vane Kemberton Church Tower Vane Beckbury Beckbury Glaslyn Glaslyn RichardL RichardL Mickandkim Mickandkim Keith Stevens Keith Stevens caroleengel caroleengel CURRYSCRIM CURRYSCRIM CJO CJO Harley D Harley D Garth Fenton Garth Fenton old-timer old-timer fasgadh fasgadh Grindle Farm Grindle Farm [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Grindle Farm
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 4th May 2019  15:36  by fennwalker

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

All as previously recorded (except for the rabbit) including nearby plaque to Brook. Given the inscription not sure who Brook was.

Looking South ©fennwalker
Brook ©fennwalker
FP ©fennwalker

Good condition 20th Dec 2018  15:31  by CJO

Gridref: SJ 74194 03001   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

All intact. Has a dead rabbit on top. Where is the bagging assistant when you need them to remove such things!

Grindle Farm

Good condition 19th Sep 2018  10:43  by G1ANQ

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Getting very windy to be out on a bike now. Easy enough to follow hedgerow up from gate on Grindle Rd. Hop over low fence to get to Trig in a very small coppice. Lots of remains of dead pidgins around it??

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Good condition 25th Mar 2018  09:59  by paulxtr

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

From Grindle Road following field edges.

Grindle Farm ©paulxtr

Good condition 7th Jan 2017  11:50  by Stevo

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Walked from Kemberton. Taking in this pillar and Lodge Hill. Damp dim day. The site is also the resting place of someone called Brookes. A gin bottle, whiskey bottle, a Famous Grouse glass and a plaque, fixed to a beach tree accompany the pillar which is a little overgrown. Not the worst place to be buried or scattered.

Very dim day.

Good condition 1st Oct 2016  07:35  by Dusty

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

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Good condition 2nd Dec 2015  10:49  by Garth Fenton

Gridref: SJ 74192 03005   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy walk up from the road to the north, along the hedge line gap just by the pillar.

Good condition 15th Jun 2015  17:15  by stignest

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

fairly well hidden but in vgc with plug. this should be here til the end of time. views somewhat obstructed.

Good condition 14th Jan 2015  11:02  by Phil Clayton

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

First of 2 visited on circular walk from Shifnal on a cold, crisp morning. The heart carved into the beech tree by ? H Price ? looks like it's been there a while.

Good condition 22nd Sep 2013  09:00  by Mickandkim

Gridref: SJ 74190 02997   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Second attempt shooting yesterday easy as no crop

Good condition 15th May 2013  16:28  by pkbathrooms

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Doing an Eric and Ernie impression, hubby and friend took the route through the rape seed field!!!!

Good condition 9th Feb 2013  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SJ 74192 02998   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Beware the Sat Nav - mine thought the BW thru' Harrington Hall to the S was fair game. Maybe a road to the hall but you definitely need a horse afterwards.

Good condition 4th Sep 2012  12:37  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: SJ 74192 03002   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Easiy access from the road to the south up along field boundary and over a small wooden fence. The pillar is in a small wood and has quite a lot of white paint on it.

Good condition 27th Aug 2012  17:00  by heavyhorses

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

A quick walk up from road through wet grass, seams to be in a strange location, but who knows what as happened since it was put there :-)

Good condition 25th Jul 2012  13:52  by TheGreatScandini

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Had to walk around field and walk through a gap in the hedge to get to this. Is surrounded by trees, not a bad view from the one side though!

Good condition 5th Jun 2012  15:13  by yukin61

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

parked by gate on grindle road 52.627111,-2.380922 (north) - over gate and up the rhs of hedgerow to the small coppice at the top of the hill.

north from TP3518
east from TP3518
south from TP3518
west from TP3518

Good condition 28th Mar 2012  13:31  by longmyndhiker

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

This crazy spring weather...

Good condition 19th Apr 2011  16:00  by sven

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Parked by gate access into field to south. Tater field this year and ridged up. Nightmare to cross so returned around the environmental margin of the field. Pillar is in the copse at the top of the hill adjacent to a depression. Flush bracket had to be dug out to reveal the number. There's a bird scarer 50m away be careful.

Good condition 12th Jan 2010  14:05  by asbown

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

from the road from the south,nice little walk,very cold.

Good condition 8th Nov 2009  12:00  by RichardL

Gridref: SJ 74180 02980   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Good condition 19th Sep 2009  13:45  by bluebeard

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Good condition 8th Jun 2008  08:54  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

walked field surround to avoid crops. not sure if it was crop spray or long grass, but legs (in shorts) came up lumps like i'd been nettled afterwards

Good condition 27th Oct 2007  15:00  by Lathama

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Approached from the north on the lane from Kemberton. No problems with access. Pillar is on the edge of a small area of woodland and the pheasants were everywhere! Sunday lunches galore! All intact with original plug - slightly indented letters. Some white paint but fading. E and W sightholes open others closed. No real views today but could be better on a clearer day.

Good condition 6th Apr 2007  15:20  by ocean soul

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Same approach as Glaslyn.No problems.

Good condition 17th Apr 2006  16:23  by Harley D

Gridref: SJ 74193 03003   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Just in the edge of a small wood so had slight difficulty in obtaining a good Grid Ref

Good condition 8th Apr 2006  16:30  by old-timer

Gridref: SJ 74200 03000   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 10th Sep 2005  15:45  by Glaslyn

Gridref: SJ 74100 02900   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Pillar just inside copse,houses feeding pens for pheasants and partridge.Accessed from lane to South,open field to cross but pretty much out of sight.

Good condition 1st Apr 2005  12:56  by Keith Stevens

Gridref: SJ 74190 02998   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

On rough area of ground on top of modest hill. OK condition. Private Definitely S1857. Lodge Hill in SJ is S1847


Good condition 31st Oct 2004  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc, metal cap shallow letters, in NW cnr of copse at summit

S1857 fb ©peregrinus
S1857 top ©peregrinus
S1857 trig ©peregrinus

Good condition 1st Oct 2001  17:17  by fasgadh

Gridref: SJ 74355 05697   FB Number: S1857  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

In a small wood at the top of an arable field. Field not ploughed yet,so an easy dash up the stubble.

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