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TP6214 - Storridge Hill
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Storridge HillST11/T73ST11T073331851.19104623.83166.5703PILLAR01/06/1947101/01/1952N0

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There are 9 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 14063rd with 85 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.75/10 (from 12 logged visits)
Was First logged: 9th Apr 2004
Was Last found intact: 11th Feb 2015
Was Last logged: 5th Jan 2017

Of the 12 logged visits,
3 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 56m
The average error was 22m
The closest was 4m

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Hidden pillar
By Dusty
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By Dusty

By tom

By Theo D Lite

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Logged Visits:

Not Logged 5th Jan 2017  15:25  by pat29

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

Our fourth attempt at this one, but still had to give up, our limbs just don't like scrambling through Hedges, caught a glimpse of the top all covered in Ivy,

Slightly damaged 11th Feb 2015  10:20  by Dusty

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Ivy and brambles tightly covering top of pillar. May be more damage now to top than in Glaslyn's photo?

Hidden pillar
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Couldn't find it 2nd Jul 2014  10:30  by sven

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 4/10

Had to give up on this one. Followed PRoW but round field boundary as maize crop was planted over of path. Circum-navigated field nearest to pillar according to GPS. No sign. Followed gap in hedge which has been made by a female Muntjac deer (not Glaslyn's) judging by droppings on threshold (didn't need Chris Packham's nose for this one). Not a level boundary as I slid 4' down to fence. Gave up in the end. Don't like putting in the effort for no reward. A winter trig for sure.

Slightly damaged 1st Apr 2014  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: ST 31855 04629   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Parked ST312044. Followed track NE, west thru' two gates to trig. Farmer in adjacent field - permission readily given but warned of cows in field. Trig overgrown but could'nt prune in the circumstances

Inaccessible 15th Nov 2012  11:20  by Trigger happy

Gridref: ST 31800 04600   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Inaccessible  Score: 2/10

In hedge so difficult to get at over grown

Slightly damaged 12th May 2009  12:56  by tom

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

The pillar sits amongst the brambles and nettles of a hedge on a small bank on the Somerset Devon border to the south of Chard. The pillar is clad in ivy; concealing any damage. It has a metal cap with shallow lettering and has FB S3718 on the Somerset side of the pillar. The trig was approached mostly by the footpath from Chardstock to the west. The site has a view to the north and to the east of the rolling landscape of Dorset and South Somerset. The descent back to Chardstock has a pleasant view across the valley to the Blackdown Hills in the west.

Slightly damaged 7th Sep 2008  15:40  by bluebeard

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 7/10

yes die-hats-on,it is possible to climb up and read the fb. Whats the pain of a few scratches in pursuit of the eternal path to truthful verification.

Slightly damaged 29th Dec 2007  15:14  by Theo D Lite

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Many hedge wounds and hard to find, this one. Not on top of the hill. 3rd and last for today's walk. You see, daihatsu-boy, you can bag it without having to stand on the top of them!

Slightly damaged 28th Dec 2007  11:20  by mitsiman

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Tricky little chappy this one, considering its location. Stuck right in the middle of a huge hedge. We also had to negotiate a couple of hedges en route. Unable to see FB, trig looked OK, but almost entirely covered in ivy and could not get near enough to tell. Have trusted others for the condition on this one.


Slightly damaged 6th Aug 2006  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 3/10

Metal cap shallow letters, top chipped. In hedgebank, c30m S of hedge jct, accessible from W side

Slightly damaged 17th Apr 2006  14:55  by Glaslyn

Gridref: ST 31850 04620   FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Straight up hedgeline,pillar in the middle of hedge,high up.Saw a Muntjack on th way in.

Damage to top of pillar.©Glaslyn

Slightly damaged 9th Apr 2004  11:00  by maurice

FB Number: S3718  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 6/10

In a thick hedge - some concrete at top of the pillar has spalled off. Disturbed approaching pillar

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