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TP5837 - Scarness
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S5706
OSGB36 Station :
NY11/T52
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP5837
County :
Cumbria
Nearest town :
KESWICK

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
ScarnessNY11/T52NY11T052322144.45530783.6191.3853PILLAR01/06/1952101/06/1969N0

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

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3470th with 38 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.95/10 (from 62 logged visits)
Was First logged: 30th Dec 1980
Was Last logged: 16th Apr 2018

Of the 62 logged visits,
27 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 100m
The average error was 20m
2 were exact

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Logged Visits:

Good condition 16th Apr 2018  10:20  by Andy West

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


Good condition 3rd Apr 2018  13:02  by blackboot29

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


Good condition 31st Mar 2018  12:50  by bwm

Gridref: NY 22146 30784   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 16th Feb 2018  15:14  by slateloose

Gridref: NY 22100 30700   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked in lay bye near Scarness Cottage. Easy short walk on footpath to trig field. Lesser spotted woodpecker in trees on lane.


Good condition 1st Feb 2018  00:00  by beckroad

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Lots of pipe laying work going on along the north side of Bassenthwaite Lake. Heavy duty vehicles are a frequent obstacle when trying to access this road/car trigger option. Photo bombed by the sheep.


Not Logged 30th Dec 2017  14:09  by wild-skye

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


Not Logged 30th Dec 2017  13:04  by wild-skye

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


Good condition 15th Jul 2017  16:01  by Come on boots, lets go

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Great views of Dodd and Carl Side. Skiddaw in cloud today.


Good condition 7th Apr 2017  19:28  by Cootking

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked at roadside adjacent to field with trig. 2 mins easy ascent. Great views.



Good condition 5th Nov 2016  12:35  by Mickandkim

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked at gate for short walk with sheep


Good condition 19th Sep 2016  17:00  by Moacky

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Low in altitude compared to its loftier neighbours. Cracking views of Skiddaw.

©Moacky


Good condition 7th Jun 2016  07:08  by We TRye hard

Gridref: NY 22146 30781   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Out on an early morning stroll Start of a hot day in the lakes.

©We TRye hard
©We TRye hard


Good condition 19th Oct 2015  11:50  by Noggin the Nog

Gridref: NY 22144 30784   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10


Good condition 26th Sep 2015  00:00  by dogwalking

Gridref: NY 22145 30783   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

easy to find down lane to scarness in field near tree


Good condition 21st Aug 2015  17:25  by weekender

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


Good condition 2nd Aug 2015  19:00  by cewer88

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

©cewer88
©cewer88
©cewer88


Good condition 20th Mar 2015  14:42  by vegibagger

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

lots of spring lambs newly born. If only they knew that they've got about four months to live only before having their lives cut short so foolish humans can eat them!! Nuff said.


Good condition 18th Mar 2015  09:56  by jonglew

Gridref: NY 22146 30787   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Roadside parked on minor road to E, short walk over sheep pasture to trig. Pillar found in good condition with original cap in place, deeply indented lettering; all sight holes open; spider off-set from centre. Panoramic Lakeland views.

Pillar TP5837©jonglew
Spider TP5837©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP5837©jonglew


Good condition 18th Aug 2014  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NY 22147 30782   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parking @ NY 220305


Good condition 1st Aug 2014  16:15  by paulxtr

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Scarness ©paulxtr


Good condition 27th Apr 2014  16:48  by catman

Gridref: NY 22134 30773   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy walk up from road.Agree it is a strange location for a Lake District trig.


Good condition 19th Oct 2013  00:00  by Rupertal

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


Not Logged 24th Sep 2013  09:33  by tomytucker

Gridref: NY 22100 30700   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10


Good condition 24th Sep 2013  09:30  by rams

Gridref: NY 22100 30700   FB Number: 5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Scarness


Good condition 23rd Jun 2013  14:23  by Bri

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


Good condition 17th Mar 2013  16:18  by CJO

Gridref: NY 22143 30782   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

managed to finish work early. so got to pillar to kill some time before evening work program. snow on summits with clear views.


Good condition 11th Mar 2013  14:35  by asbown

Gridref: NY 22140 30780   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Great little trig this one,quick nip from the road.


Good condition 20th Sep 2012  10:49  by Keith Stevens

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

Went back for a better picture. Nothing has chnaged since 2004 - the tree is still a classic

Scarness pillar


Good condition 23rd Jul 2012  13:18  by Sandgrownun

Gridref: NY 22147 30784   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked at start of PROW,along track and across through long wet grass to pillar.Pillar in good nick,all sight holes open & retains OS cap with indented lettering.Low cloud spoiling good views on a windy,drizzly July day.

Scarness. Pillar.
Scarness. Pillar.
Scarness. Pillar.
Scarness. Flush bracket.
Scarness. Top.


Good condition 7th Nov 2011  14:23  by peebs

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy walk to a trig by a solitary tree. Intact tri


Good condition 15th Oct 2011  16:10  by arranc

Gridref: NY 22147 30781   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 29th Sep 2011  15:45  by stan toon

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

Just up from start of foot path


Good condition 6th Aug 2011  13:50  by jlc

Gridref: 54 39966 00312   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 5th Apr 2011  12:13  by PeteBoggs

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

Short walk up farm track and a quick trespass


Good condition 3rd Apr 2011  16:45  by painterman61

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Done after catbells highspy round, easy walk from cattle grid plenty spring lambs in field. Good views allround especially skiddaw range,Trig in exellent original condition plug with deep lettering sight holes open.

the trig looking to skiddaw ©painterman61
trig looking to binsey ©painterman61
trig looking to barf ©painterman61
original plug ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
fb ©painterman61


Good condition 20th Feb 2011  16:40  by sheepsocks

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Odd to have a trig sited so low beside high mountains.



Good condition 20th Jan 2011  16:09  by Border Peat

Gridref: NY 22149 30785   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Nice view with sun setting on Skiddaw range easy trig

The Wife,The Tree, The Trig. S5706©Border Peat


Good condition 21st Nov 2010  15:55  by Marramintar

Gridref: NY 22200 30700   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Center still present, views limited due to low altitude

Scarness Scarness Trig


Good condition 9th May 2010  11:07  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

Gridref: NY 22147 30783   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Road from south closed - bridge still needing repairs after the floods. Easy access from north.


Good condition 17th Oct 2009  15:10  by coinea

Gridref: NY 22148 30781   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

S5706 Scarness.


Good condition 17th Oct 2009  15:08  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NY 22144 30781   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

HISTORY: Pilar completed 1st November 1949 costing 9.16s.6d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NY11/T52 in 1952. Levelled for height in 1959. Last maintained by the OS, 20th July 2000. SITE VISIT: Overall approach from south. Parked on NE side of unclassified road at NY222302, south of junction of lanes. Walked an anti-clockwise loop via mapped lanes and RoW just south of pillar. Unusual Lake District 'summit'. Pillar in good condition. Spider retains OS centre cap with deep indented letters. Flush bracket faces southwest ~221. All sight holes open, innards blocked with debris. Limited views include Binsey and Skiddaw.

S5706 - Scarness pillar & FB
S5706 - Scarness & GRP


Good condition 15th Sep 2009  16:55  by dal

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Intact cap - indented letters.


Good condition 10th Sep 2008  17:41  by senrabyar

Gridref: NY 22147 30781   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Slightly damaged 10th Jun 2008  19:58  by manonabike

Gridref: NY 22145 30784   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Called by after a day Osprey watching at Dodd wood


Good condition 24th May 2008  11:10  by Bergfuehrer

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Cumberland. A pleasant location, a shapely tree and good views. Plug with indented lettering.


Good condition 2nd Mar 2007  15:03  by Hartryggers

Gridref: NY 22144 30784   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Picked this trig up after a walk over Skiddaw. Nice easy one to find difficult to miss. Trig in good condition top plate intact.



Good condition 8th Oct 2006  12:30  by chrisbombington

Gridref: NY 22100 30800   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Nice complete Trig good views easy access

Trig & inserts FB and Plug
Tree and Trig


Good condition 20th Sep 2006  22:56  by Josho

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

the grass has been cut since the last dude came here , bob trig, in sa bob feild, prob one of the bobest in cumbria, ah well, one more down, another six thousand or so to go!

bob trig grass has been cut since last picture.


Good condition 27th Aug 2006  16:00  by basswalker

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Walked past this one several times without realising it! Now has finger post marker from gateway.


Good condition 16th Jul 2006  15:24  by Clanfield Rambler

Gridref: NY 22146 30783   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Good condition, in middle of field of long grass, bit of trespas to get to it. Good view. Concrete Pillar,Metal plug

Hiding in long grass ©Clanfield Rambler
©Clanfield Rambler


Good condition 6th Aug 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

vgc, metal cap deep letters, summit of meadow by tree & bench, nice views

Montaged by Jon Rouse ©peregrinus


Good condition 2nd Jun 2005  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Revisited to photograph.

S5706
S5706
S5706


Good condition 1st Jun 2005  18:50  by rhayader_wanderer

Gridref: NY 22147 30776   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Tree gives it the above average mark cloud hiding the real view. One for gaitors in the wet as the grass is now knee height. Parking at end of footpath.


Good condition 11th May 2004  11:45  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: NY 22146 30787   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Got this whilst on a visit to Dodd Wood to see the ospreys. Nice views of Bassenthwaite Lake and the ospreys. The photograph and grid reference were added on a return visit on the 24th September 2103.



Good condition 24th Feb 2004  22:08  by stonestreaker

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

nice tree


Good condition 26th Jul 2003  17:00  by Isosceles

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Visited on the same afternoon as Skiddaw.

©Isosceles


Good condition 7th May 2003  17:55  by ocean soul

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 24th Apr 2003  19:06  by Fellwanderer

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10


Good condition 11th Feb 2003  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

S5706


Good condition 8th Jan 2003  09:30  by lepustimidus

Gridref: NY 22100 30800   FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy access to field not on ROW.


Good condition 3rd Jan 2003  12:49  by Keith Stevens

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Visited by Peter Whittaker Farmer let him look at it, and offered lunch!

Scarness Pillar


Good condition 30th Dec 1980  00:00  by RogerTempleman

FB Number: S5706  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Pillar off farm road in grass under tree. Visited again on 5 June 1988 for photograph



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