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TP4042 - How Hill
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S6996
OSGB36 Station :
NY45/T33
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP4042
County :
Cumbria
Nearest town :
PENRITH

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
How HillNY45/T33NY45T033339269.54536409.77317.0133PILLAR01/06/1953101/06/1970N0

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There are 50 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3085th with 37 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.09/10 (from 55 logged visits)
Was First logged: 14th Aug 1995
Was Last logged: 26th Jul 2018

Of the 55 logged visits,
19 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 70m
The average error was 12m
2 were exact

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.


©Andy West
Pillar
By Dusty
Flush Bracket
By Dusty
Spider
By Dusty

By asbown
S6996 - How Hill
By Clochandighter
S6996 - How Hill
By Clochandighter
S6996
By iainmac
See 42 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 26th Jul 2018  16:34  by slateloose

Gridref: NY 39200 36400   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy walk from road following track to mast.


Good condition 15th Apr 2018  14:20  by Andy West

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

©Andy West


Good condition 22nd Mar 2018  17:00  by Dusty

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Pillar
Spider
Flush Bracket


Good condition 17th Nov 2017  16:05  by Loz&Bib

Gridref: NY 39271 36414   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Slightly damaged 20th Jul 2017  15:38  by jonglew

Gridref: NY 39270 36409   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Over field gate from SW, along disused mast access track through a sheep pasture. Pillar has numerous hair fractures on front, left and rear faces and some damage to the rear left-hand vertical edge at the bottom of the pillar. Original metal top cap is retained, deeply indented lettering; rear sight hole open. Extensive panoramic views.

Pillar TP4042©jonglew
Spider TP4042©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP4042©jonglew


Good condition 20th May 2017  18:00  by Nekyram

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Quick hop over gate. Good views from here.


Good condition 1st May 2017  00:00  by beckroad

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

An easy trig to reach.


Good condition 10th Apr 2017  19:30  by Moacky

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Simple walk up field from road. Easy to see why Blencathra got the name Saddleback from.

©Moacky


Good condition 27th Dec 2016  11:30  by weekender

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


Good condition 6th Aug 2016  12:33  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Visited with P61 on 24 Trig day out,fantastic spot great views.

Approach
Trig
Panoramic
Panoramic


Good condition 6th Aug 2016  12:33  by painterman61

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Well this was a surprise such good views for little effort trig in vgc as well wainwright's northern fells look well from here

Trig ©painterman61
Trig ©painterman61
Top ©painterman61
Fb ©painterman61
Trig ©painterman61


Good condition 28th Jul 2016  18:22  by We TRye hard

Gridref: NY 39270 36413   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Quick walk and good views


Good condition 22nd Apr 2016  12:00  by Borderer

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Quick hop over the gate and up the track to the pillar. As with all the other pillars visited today great views helped by terrific weather, didn't even need boots as fields dry.

©Borderer


Good condition 2nd Jan 2016  10:35  by RichardM

Gridref: NY 39269 36409   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

At high point of grassy ridge with good views E. Good condition apart from crazed surface. Short walk up muddy field from road


Good condition 2nd Dec 2015  10:23  by gerryu2

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

Walked up from gate across field in the pouring rain.

Trig
Trig
Wet


Good condition 23rd May 2015  11:27  by NorthernRed

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked by the gate, walked across a field of sheep with lambs who seemed quite disinterested in me. Great view from the top

How Hill Trig Souther Fell, Bowscale Fell, Carrock Fell & High Pike with Blencathra poking above them all from How Hill©NorthernRed


Good condition 4th May 2015  12:08  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: NY 39270 36410   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Easy access from track to the mast and outstanding views today with snow caps on the distant peaks.


Good condition 26th Oct 2014  10:10  by Rick Trig

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

No cows only sheep in field. Easy to do. Good views


Slightly damaged 25th Sep 2014  14:12  by trig-man

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 8/10

Magnificent views in all directions.


Good condition 15th Aug 2014  11:00  by amblerbob

Gridref: NY 39266 36409   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

From road to west.


Good condition 5th Aug 2014  10:36  by ZanderH

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 5th Aug 2014  10:35  by agentmancuso

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Cows in field, but easily accessible.


Good condition 2nd Feb 2014  00:00  by Rupertal

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

Quick bag over the gate from minor road.


Good condition 27th Dec 2013  14:49  by paulxtr

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Very stormy today!

How Hill Looking towards High Pike ©paulxtr


Good condition 4th Nov 2013  11:15  by vegibagger

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

glorious day and a nice palindromic number!!


Good condition 21st Sep 2013  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NY 39271 36409   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 16th Jul 2013  14:16  by stan toon

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Good views....easy to get to

©stan toon


Good condition 19th Jun 2013  15:42  by jlc

Gridref: 54 43141 00256   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

parked by gate, and an easy walk. the views are as good as it gets


Good condition 20th Apr 2013  10:49  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

Gridref: NY 39271 36410   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked in gateway, then hopped over gate. Livestock free. Good views


Good condition 13th Mar 2013  14:23  by asbown

Gridref: NY 39259 36440   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

easy walk from road,good views


Good condition 9th Mar 2013  15:34  by CJO

Gridref: NY 39271 36401   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

next to mast which looks disused.

S6996


Good condition 27th Oct 2012  14:10  by Sandman

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


Good condition 21st Sep 2012  13:45  by Keith Stevens

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

From the lane, easy. Decent views, OK condition. I was still fuming about having to ask a farmer to drag my car out of the mud at Hewer Hill Quarry, so my heart wasn't in it

How Hill pillar


Good condition 19th Jul 2012  15:38  by Sandgrownun

Gridref: NY 39271 36407   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Parked at gate to mast.Field of sheep and cows.Pillar in general good condition,some slight cracking in mid section,1 sight hole open and spider retains OS cap with indented lettering.Excellent 360 views.

How Hill. Pillar.
How Hill. Pillar.
How Hill. Flush bracket.
How Hill. Top.


Good condition 2nd Aug 2011  12:05  by Father Ted

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Left the family and dog in the car whilst I made the short track across the field to this one. Good views west to the mountains I had climbed a few days ago.


Good condition 5th Apr 2011  15:00  by PeteBoggs

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

Parked by gate quick nip up to trig next to mast.Cracking views for my 500th

©PeteBoggs
©PeteBoggs


Good condition 27th Dec 2010  13:00  by Mickandkim

Gridref: NY 39270 36410   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked at gate to mast, short walk on icy ground


Good condition 3rd Sep 2010  18:17  by Border Peat

Gridref: NY 39270 36408   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

cows next to gate,walked around edge of field and came up from behind trig had car parked at gateway which was a nice spot for a cup of tea and a sandwich

even the sheep did\'nt move away S6996©Border Peat


Good condition 4th Aug 2010  16:48  by sheepsocks

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Lovely views especially if you like transmitter stations! Still lots of very noisy curious texel sheep in the field.


Slightly damaged 31st Jul 2010  19:38  by senrabyar

Gridref: NY 39271 36414   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Some cracking, chips out of outer surface and a bottom corner.


Good condition 3rd Jul 2010  21:15  by bluebeard

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 26th Jun 2010  20:30  by ocean soul

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy parking..Quick hop over gate..pillar close to mast..Good views


Good condition 26th May 2010  11:30  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NY 39274 36406   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked by field gate, east side of road. Quick gate hop, over to left of comms mast. Grazing field. Lots of curious sheep and lambs. Tertiary station pillar completed 17th May 1952 costing 20.10s.0d. Pillar in fair condition. Spider retains OS centre cap with deep indented letters. Flush bracket faces 233 SW. Vented through NE sight hole. Photographed 26/05/2010, GRP.

S6996 - How Hill & GRP
S6996 - How Hill pillar & FB


Good condition 14th Apr 2010  12:57  by manonabike

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

belated entry, if I remember correctly I was on way home from watching Leeds beat Carlisle, those were the days!


Not Logged 6th Nov 2008  14:29  by peebs

FB Number: S6986  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

©peebs


Good condition 5th Sep 2008  13:05  by Bergfuehrer

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Cumberland. The weather was terrible so I did not experience a lovely view. Plug with indented lettering.


Good condition 10th Mar 2007  11:23  by Hartryggers

Gridref: NY 39300 36400   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Nice and easy just up from the road near a radio mast



Good condition 17th Sep 2006  15:00  by chrisbombington

Gridref: NY 39300 36400   FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Was not looking for this trig just notied it on my way to Hewer Hill..LUCKY

Complete Trig average view easy access over gate on roadside


Good condition 14th Feb 2006  19:52  by stonestreaker

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

after a blustery day on bowscale, bannerdale and souther fell, this gives a nice view of them


Good condition 2nd Jun 2005  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Lots of fine cracks

S6996
S6996
S6996


Good condition 16th Sep 2003  19:00  by Isosceles

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

©Isosceles


Good condition 27th Apr 2003  17:19  by Fellwanderer

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Slightly damaged 15th Nov 2002  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

metal cap, some surface cracking, good view E


Good condition 22nd Mar 2000  00:00  by mickandshane

FB Number: S6996  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Close to the mast. Plug with heavily indented lettering.


Good condition 14th Aug 1995  00:00  by widget

Gridref: NY 39300 36400   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Left family at nearby crossroads & nipped up to this one. Superb panorama. Caught up with family,then iffy pub lunch at Dog & Gun in Skelton. Fun day!



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