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TP5114 - Newlaw
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This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 1455th with 19 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.78/10 (from 9 logged visits)
Was First logged: 23rd Sep 2006
Was Last logged: 13th Jun 2018

Of the 9 logged visits,
5 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 5m
The average error was 4m
The closest was 3m

CJO CJO Clochandighter Clochandighter jonglew jonglew caroleengel caroleengel CURRYSCRIM CURRYSCRIM Newlaw Newlaw [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Logged Visits:

Good condition 13th Jun 2018  11:04  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: NX 73224 48576   FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Parked opposite gateway to the track which leads almost to the pillar. Very good all round views today to

Good condition 21st Mar 2018  17:48  by trigging on an island

FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy one to finish the day with and then just a short drive on to our accommodation at Castlecreavie Haybarn.

Good condition 21st Mar 2018  17:45  by jonglew

Gridref: NX 73223 48575   FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Roadside parking to SE. Good farm track most of the way. Pillar sits in an area of ancient earthworks. It retains an original top cap, raised lettering; front sight hole open. Cloud down, no views. Last hill/trig of the day. With Alex C.

Pillar TP5114©jonglew
Spider TP5114©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP5114©jonglew

Good condition 21st Sep 2015  14:47  by Chalky

FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Retains OS cap.

Good condition 22nd Jul 2015  18:27  by blackboot29

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

Good condition 7th Feb 2015  15:38  by CJO

Gridref: NX 73228 48569   FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

all intact. sun with mist in the glens.track from SE, parked on verge near gate


Good condition 2nd Jun 2014  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NX 73229 48571   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Very honoured to meet Norman Baxter (of over 5000 trigs fame) by the trig

Good condition 24th Jun 2009  15:22  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NX 73227 48571   FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

HISTORY: Pillar completed 25th August 1955 costing 13.13s.0d. Computed as secondary triangulation station NX56/DM/23 by distomat survey within the Kirkcudbright block during 1958. Levelled for height in 1971. Last maintained by the OS in June 1988. SITE VISIT: Newlaw Hill. Single track road with no passing places, parked just inside field. Pillar in good condition. Spider retains OS cap with raised large narrow letters. Flush bracket faces ENE, ~67. Vented through sight hole on FB face.

S8425 - Newlaw pillar & FB

Good condition 23rd Sep 2006  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S8425  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, metal cap, wide raised letters. Pasture, waymarked path from SE. Nice summit & view.

S8425 fb ©peregrinus
S8425 top ©peregrinus
S8425 trig ©peregrinus
S8425 trig ©peregrinus

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