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TP6289 - Sworne Farm
 
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Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S7870
OSGB36 Station :
SW63/T72
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP6289
County :
Cornwall
Nearest town :
MULLION

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Sworne FarmSW63/T72SW63T072173885.5624678.1987.3953PILLAR01/06/1955101/06/1973N0

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There are 18 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 13912th with 130 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.80/10 (from 20 logged visits)
Was First logged: 1st Jul 1990
Was Last logged: 10th Sep 2017

Of the 20 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 116m
The average error was 32m
The closest was 2m

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Logged Visits:

Good condition 10th Sep 2017  14:53  by asbown

Gridref: SW 73887 24683   FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

it's took 8 years to get back but finally I've tracked it down.


Good condition 25th Oct 2016  00:00  by penwithick pixie

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

Drive down the farm track,gate next to footpath waymarker top left in the field

©penwithick pixie
©penwithick pixie
©penwithick pixie
©penwithick pixie


Good condition 13th Jul 2016  12:30  by RichardM

Gridref: SW 73884 24678   FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Plays a good game of 'hide and seek', We spent a lot of time probing the thick hedges until we found it in the NW coner of the field on opposite side of hedge to the footpath. Access along little used foot path to gate then back up E side of hedge or easier from field gate opposite Sworne Farm.


Good condition 28th Aug 2015  19:30  by bwm

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

In field adjacent to footpath, entrance to which is in hole in hedge where electricity lines cross road


Good condition 9th May 2015  11:20  by dugswell2

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Tick.


Good condition 2nd Sep 2014  17:05  by Chris9870

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

South side of the lane at the bottom of the bank on the field side. Walked down the nearby green lane to near a house, then sharp right and through a gate and back up the field. Trig in far corner of field covered by hedge and ivy.


Good condition 6th Oct 2013  15:15  by dal

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

Hadn't really read the previous notes. I eventually found it by climbing the bank by the entrance to the FP and looked down on it. S side of road. S side of hedge. NOT in field with the FP. NOT on top of hedge.


Good condition 21st Mar 2012  17:40  by Trademark (TM)

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

A quick find once I took the path off the road & walked up the field, back towards the road. TM

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Good condition 8th Jan 2012  10:42  by CornishWalker

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Found this easily. Walked down the public foorpath through the field on the lft and there it was.

©CornishWalker
©CornishWalker


Good condition 5th Nov 2011  15:57  by micks trigs

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

second visit to this one, parked just passed footpath then down path over gate then walk back along edge of field to corner where pillar is situated

©micks trigs


Good condition 19th Sep 2008  14:40  by Dusty

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Trigpoint
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Good condition 20th Aug 2008  15:20  by ocean soul

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Almost gave up on this one.Eventually followed ROW south beside hedge until reaching gate.Over gate then back North to corner of field.No real views.


Good condition 28th May 2008  16:30  by sven

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Another flippin' murderous trig to find. It's time the OS mapped them accurately. Thank goodness for the advice that it was in another field. Couldn't be bothered to photo the damned thing. Crap views too.


Couldn't find it 27th May 2008  16:43  by senrabyar

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 5/10

A blind visit - will revisit armed with the given info


Good condition 9th Sep 2007  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

vgc, metal cap, deep letters. Took a while to find: poorly mapped on 1:50k. S side of road just E of f/p, although on wrong side of 2 hedges, in NW corner of arable field, at foot of hedge


Good condition 29th Aug 2007  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

S7870
S7870
S7870


Good condition 11th Sep 2005  15:48  by Nr

Gridref: SW 73890 24684   FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

2nd visit to this one as it wasn't ontop of the HEDGE and had to return home and read the notes below to find it. Average views but fairly close to Goonhilly satelite station


Goonhilly Earth Station


Good condition 29th Dec 2004  13:30  by mickandshane

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

This one breaks the general rule for Cornwall and is not on top of the dyke! It isn't in the field with the footpath either but in the one next to it. You can either climb over the dyke - quite high with a thorn hedge on top - or use the gate a short way along the footpath (which I discovered after climbing the dyke)! Plug with heavily indented lettering.


Slightly damaged 4th Aug 2003  20:54  by Keith Stevens

FB Number: S7870  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10

Completely hidden in thick hedge, black, Private Visted by Pete Whittaker whilst on hol

Trig buried in hedge


Couldn't find it 1st Jul 1990  14:00  by arranc

Gridref: SW 73800 24600   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 5/10



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