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TP6210 - Stoneyhill
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This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 6774th with 81 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.31/10 (from 29 logged visits)
Was First logged: 10th Mar 1987
Was Last logged: 14th Feb 2018

Of the 29 logged visits,
11 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 11m
The average error was 4m
2 were exact

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Good condition 14th Feb 2018  10:50  by Sandrax2

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Not Logged 22nd Dec 2017  15:29  by Wildfell

Gridref: NJ 94019 02602   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

Good condition 1st Jul 2017  12:34  by thejackrustles

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked at Nigg carpark for a lovely walk in the sunshine to this. Last section is a little overgrown, surprised it's not visited more!

Stoneyhill selfie ©thejackrustles
Stoneyhill collage

Good condition 25th May 2017  05:55  by bluebeard

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 12th May 2017  15:34  by CJO

Gridref: NJ 94020 02608   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

cap missing, road to east closed whilst telecoms work in progress.


Good condition 17th Apr 2017  09:45  by Mickandkim

Gridref: NJ 94019 02609   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy find with geocach and one deer

Good condition 23rd Jan 2017  10:50  by Hibbydiver

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

StoneyHill Trig on Kincorth Hill

Good condition 10th Jul 2016  11:53  by We TRye hard

Gridref: NJ 94019 02610   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy walk to the trigpoint. Good views over the town.

©We TRye hard

Good condition 30th Jun 2016  17:45  by Wubbleyew

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Called in here on my way to Pittodrie. Approached this from the south (Redmoss Road), to find the pillar (open cap, three sight-holes open) positioned on a grassy hump on the other side of a barbed wire fence in an overgrown area.

Good condition 16th Jun 2016  16:00  by monkeydestructor

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Parked at RedMoss W where there was a small entrance into the park and followed the path up to the hill. A small trail led up to the trig which is surrounded by gorse.

Stoneyhill ©monkeydestructor

Good condition 17th Sep 2015  13:34  by orlando rat

Gridref: NJ 94019 02609   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Nice viewss across the city. On the way up to the trig I saw 3 deer, well, until they saw me.


Good condition 13th Jun 2015  11:30  by Borderer

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Left my OS Landranger in the car so wandered around a bit before we discovered this one.


Good condition 25th Mar 2015  18:42  by vegibagger

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

open spider, fb east loads of industry to the east.

looking north ©vegibagger
top ©vegibagger
fb ©vegibagger

Good condition 24th Feb 2014  12:23  by B.bird

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Took Grandson on his first trig point expedition. Howling gale had to hold on to him for fear he would blow away

My first trig point with Granny Caching, trig pointing & YOSM 3 for 1©B.bird

Good condition 16th Jul 2013  18:50  by coinea

Gridref: NJ 94017 02598   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Parked in Tollohill Square. Trig well guarded by nettles and barbed wire. Lots of earth moving activity in yard to south East.

Good condition 31st Mar 2013  19:30  by Albanacher

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Visited this point many times as a small child before I knew what it's purpose was. I seem to remember another a mile or so to the south-west - which may have been a temporary reference point used during the formation of the adjacent housing estate.

S5469 Stoneyhill (Aberdeen South)

Good condition 23rd Dec 2012  16:19  by ProSpec

Gridref: NJ 94018 02610   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Getting dark but good views of the city lights from Kincorth Hill.

Top of trig pillar.

Good condition 25th Jun 2012  17:25  by gushoneybun

Gridref: NJ 94017 02608   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

I came up as this is also a YOSM, parking on the lane below and walking up. Not able to touch the trig point as it was the other side of a barbed wire fence. Good views down to Aberdeen from here.

Good condition 12th Sep 2011  16:32  by Border Peat

Gridref: NJ 94019 02598   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

S5469©Border Peat

Good condition 29th Jun 2007  07:45  by Dobunnis

Gridref: NJ 94019 02606   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Trig was in a fenced off and overgrown area but could be accessed by walking along the barbed wire fence from the path. Also did the nearby cache.

Trig looking north

Good condition 5th May 2007  12:00  by Team Clova

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Centre cap missing. Bagged this while doing the adjacent cache. Sits next to barbed wire fence - ouch!

©Team Clova

Good condition 6th Apr 2007  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

vgc, no cap or plug, knoll at edge of country park; a few dog walkers.

Not Logged 25th Mar 2007  21:38  by perth pathfinders

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

caching and trigging. easy find

Not Logged 24th Mar 2007  17:19  by snaik

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

Done this one when visitng the nearby cache.

Good condition 6th Jul 2006  19:30  by thehaggishunter

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 15th Oct 2005  12:51  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NJ 94020 02598   FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

At the edge of a country park amongst scrub. Pillar VGC. Spider centre open revealing rusting centre pipe. Flush bracket faces 83, east. Vented through LHS sighting hole. Views to Broad Hill and Barons Cairn. Built 20th June 1949. Tertiary station in Block NO89, Aberdeen. Revisited and photographed 15/10/2005, GRP.

S5469 - Stoneyhill montage(OSBM)

Good condition 18th May 2004  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 2/10

Its more of a view of light industrial estate than country park.


Good condition 4th Apr 2001  10:00  by Particle

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

Visited a couple of times when living in Aberdeen.

Good condition 10th Mar 1987  21:29  by Clochandighter

FB Number: S5469  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

First visit. To record FB number. The pillar was completed 20th June 1949 costing 10.2s.0d. In 1950 this marker was computed for triangulation as tertiary station NO89/T56 in the Aberdeen secondary block Another walk in the dark. The flush bracket was levelled for height in 1952. This trig point was last maintained by the OS in June 1989. The 1:25K map shows this as Kincorth Hill.

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