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TP5776 - Rushtons Height
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S4427
OSGB36 Station :
SE02/T41
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP5776
County :
Lancashire
Nearest town :
DARWEN

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Rushtons HeightSE02/T41SE02T041371579.17420946.39323.8623PILLAR01/06/1948101/04/1961N0

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There are 52 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3733rd with 32 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.88/10 (from 56 logged visits)
Was First logged: 28th May 1999
Was Last logged: 30th May 2017

Of the 56 logged visits,
17 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 91m
The average error was 8m
1 was exact

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.


©Hands

By asbown

By srichy20

By srichy20

By srichy20
S4427 - Rushtons Height
By Clochandighter
Rushtons Height.
By Sandgrownun
See 45 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 30th May 2017  15:30  by fencehugger

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

Very easy to find, less than a 5 min walk from Roman Road.


Good condition 27th May 2017  00:00  by Bramley

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


Good condition 18th Apr 2017  15:20  by Hands

Gridref: SD 71580 20950   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

From lay-by opposite Barns Fold Short walk along RoW to Trig which is situated in a meadow close to a small walled enclosure . The Trig is in good condition with a tar filled cap and all Sight Holes are open , the FB faces ~178,there are good 360 views including Ewood

©Hands


Good condition 17th Apr 2017  15:51  by asbown

Gridref: SD 71577 20941   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

quick walk from the road.


Good condition 26th Jun 2016  10:13  by srichy20

Gridref: SD 71576 20947   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Short stroll from lay-by. easy bag





Good condition 15th May 2016  09:17  by Clochandighter

Gridref: SD 71581 20947   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

HISTORY: Pillar built in February 1948 costing ú8.14s.0d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station SE02/T41 in 1948. Levelled for height in 1961. Last maintained by the OS in September 1979. SITEáVISIT: Approached from west. Easy parking on layby, west side of road at SD714210. Direct route onto open field via mapped RoW to southwest. Pillar in good condition. Spider centre plugged with tar. Flush bracket faces due south ~180░. All sight holes open, innards filled with debris. 360░ open outlook.

S4427 - Rushtons Height & GRP.


Good condition 3rd Mar 2016  17:28  by catman

Gridref: SD 71583 20941   FB Number: S1427   Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Quickly up from Roman Road.Looks like the muckspreader has been a bit too close to the pillar!


Not Logged 28th Feb 2016  00:00  by Warby1960

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


Not Logged 31st Jan 2016  11:09  by bluetoe

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


Good condition 25th Jan 2016  12:35  by amblerbob

Gridref: SD 71581 20948   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

From Roman Road on an overcast windy day. Good all round views.


Good condition 29th Oct 2015  15:52  by slateloose

Gridref: SD 71500 20900   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

This is my 1000 th trig point logged and photographed. Not the best of locations for such a milestone but that's how it goes.


Good condition 14th Apr 2015  17:32  by Griefmiester

Gridref: SD 71578 20943   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parking in the lay-by, then quick pop along footpath then over through broken dry stone wall. Pillar good condition, great views today.

Pillar & FB


Good condition 5th Nov 2014  12:01  by tigger4242

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

Great views

©tigger4242


Good condition 18th Sep 2014  07:56  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Long steep descent from Darwen Tower only to have to climb up far side. Sweat pouring off on a very humid day.


Good condition 20th Jul 2014  08:57  by CJO

Gridref: SD 71578 20946   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Asphalt cap. Friendly cows.

Rushtons Height


Good condition 27th Apr 2014  12:31  by paulxtr

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Approached from SE. Be aware that many of the rights of way around here are illegally blocked. Good views from the pillar.

Rushtons Height Looking towards Darwen Moor ©paulxtr


Good condition 7th Aug 2013  13:25  by jamiekeighley

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

Parked on road right next to trig for a 2 minute walk. Decent view, with plenty of cows around.

©jamiekeighley


Good condition 1st Jun 2013  15:59  by pendlelill

Gridref: SD 71582 20948   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

easy walk from Roman road. sunny day longdistance views

fb ©pendlelill


Good condition 5th May 2013  15:00  by timdoggart

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

Quite good views and easy to reach once you find the right place on the road

Super trig Trig point stand©timdoggart


Good condition 20th Mar 2013  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SD 71582 20949   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 1st Jul 2012  11:00  by Sandgrownun

Gridref: SD 71579 20948   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Short walk from road and watched all the way by cows.Wet and windy,sodden field.Pillar in good nick,4 sight holes open but couldn't see centre mark,tarmac plug.Good views even on a not so good summers morn.

Rushtons Height. Pillar.
Rushtons Height. Pillar
Rushtons Height. Flush bracket.
Rushtons Height. Top.
Rushtons Height. A captive audience!


Good condition 23rd Jun 2012  09:13  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Trig


Good condition 6th Feb 2012  15:10  by dugswell2

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Last of 5 trigs today while bagging 9 P30s,TuMPs. Good view to Darwen Tower.


Not Logged 12th Nov 2011  15:30  by chocolate_chops

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


Good condition 28th Sep 2011  15:40  by blackboot29

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Last trig of the day on 10m circ walk. Lovely clear day. Not far from roadside


Good condition 20th Aug 2011  13:00  by BLACKCATWHITEFEET

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


Good condition 20th May 2011  18:32  by Border Peat

Gridref: SD 71579 20950   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Parked side of rd, over gate into field short walk to trig cows on the move S4427©Border Peat


Good condition 3rd Feb 2011  00:00  by happycyclist

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


Good condition 8th Dec 2010  11:00  by painterman61

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Short walk from road,fine snowy views of west pennine moors.Trig in vgc asphalt plug,all sight holes open.

the trig ©painterman61
Trig ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
FB ©painterman61


Good condition 10th Nov 2010  19:51  by Keith Stevens

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

Easy hop from the lane. Pillar is fine

Rushtons Height Pillar


Good condition 14th Oct 2010  11:55  by wanderer

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 11th Jul 2010  07:36  by barnsley skip

Gridref: SD 71581 20949   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy trig to reach from road via footpath. While crossing the penfold wall came across a mole the first time I've ever seen one see photo not the best and i left the camera on black and white! Good views good condition.

Mole
From in the Penfold
GPS reading


Good condition 20th Mar 2010  00:00  by MickandKim

Gridref: SD 71579 20946   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy roadside trig with grandchild Rhys Josh would not get out of the car One up to Rhys


Good condition 23rd Jan 2010  15:05  by ocean soul

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Pillar short walk from road.No views as misty.


Good condition 7th Nov 2009  10:32  by Triggers

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

done as part of a day when we did 10 around blackburn. This was one of the best. nice views

rushtonPete ©Triggers
rushtonheight Me ©Triggers


Good condition 7th Nov 2009  09:11  by PeteBoggs

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

Part of round of trigs with T'Riggers


Good condition 14th Jun 2009  20:40  by Aye Jimmy

Gridref: SD 71580 20950   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Was harassed by very self-assured and aggressive cattle!

Rushtons Height Power lines nearby, otherwise pleasant spot apart from local aggro...
Rushtons Height. ... Gerroff my land !!


Good condition 19th Oct 2008  15:00  by pete37038

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Bagged while doing thr cache nearby

Rushtons Height 1 Rushtons Height©pete37038
Rushtons Height 2 Rushtons Height©pete37038


Good condition 31st Aug 2008  00:00  by Rupertal

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


Good condition 11th Jul 2008  18:00  by Trig391

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

Trig in Good condition.

Rushtons Height. ©Trig391


Good condition 29th Jun 2008  10:55  by BILLY COO

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

RUSHTONS HEIGHT TRIGPOINT ©BILLY COO
RUSHTONS HEIGHT FLUSH BRACKET ©BILLY COO


Good condition 7th May 2008  21:40  by Dave_S

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Bagged this evening while doing the nearby geocache


Good condition 20th Nov 2006  15:55  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

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

Good views. Some erosion around base.


Good condition 9th Apr 2006  20:59  by m0sgb

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

great views before the snow came rolling in


Good condition 27th Nov 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, plastic cap, on knoll at pasture summit, fine view

Montaged by Jon Rouse ©peregrinus


Good condition 16th Jul 2005  13:10  by ted

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy access (reservoir gone). Tarmac plug; all sighting holes open. Views over Darwen and Blackburn.

Rushtons Height trig - towards Winter Hill
Rushtons Height trig - towards Darwen tower
Rushtons Height FB
Hoddlesden Spotted this in a field at Hoddlesden so had to investigate. Not trig related though 8-( Faded plaque states 'Danger Old Shaft Keep out'


Good condition 22nd Feb 2005  12:50  by HEATHENS

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Slight surface erosion to pillar otherwise OK. Views good today with snow on the ground.


Good condition 18th Feb 2005  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Cloud down; no view.

S4427
S4427
S4427


Good condition 3rd Feb 2005  14:48  by HamsterCaster

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked on Roman Road, nice easy access.


Good condition 24th Nov 2004  14:31  by bonatti

Gridref: SD 71582 20952   FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Poor mark because visibility down to 50 metres, no views available. Easy accessible. Plug missing, has cement cap

The Pillar


Not Logged 20th Sep 2004  16:15  by Dallan72

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

On way back from caching trip.


Good condition 4th May 2004  20:20  by Trigger

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 29th Apr 2004  08:18  by Seasider

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

13/15 for the day. Another easy one!


Good condition 13th Mar 2004  22:50  by stonestreaker

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

just up off the roman road


Good condition 15th Oct 2003  13:54  by poshandbecks

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easily accessible Had trouble taking pics as very windy!!

TP5776 The trig
TP5776plate The plate


Good condition 28th May 1999  00:40  by mickandshane

FB Number: S4427  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10



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