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TP6314 - Tannach Hill
 
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Type :
Condition :
Slightly damaged Slightly damaged
Flush Bracket :
S6591
OSGB36 Station :
ND25/T21
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP6314
County :
Highland Region
Nearest town :
WICK

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Tannach HillND25/T21ND25T021330549.24947062.09139.4913PILLAR01/06/1952101/09/1955N0

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There are 4 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 4233rd with 90 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.80/10 (from 5 logged visits)
Was First logged: 25th Dec 2007
Was Last logged: 18th Apr 2017

Of the 5 logged visits,
1 recorded a location

The error was 14m

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.


By gerryu2

By gerryu2
S6591 - Tannach Hill
By Clochandighter
S6591 - Tannach Hill
By Clochandighter

Logged Visits:

Good condition 18th Apr 2017  17:30  by gerryu2

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

YSM108 Tannach Hill. Wasn't quite sure how to start this one as my plan from google earth didn't quite work out as I ended up someone's driveway. Went around the wee roads and found the proper track. Drove up it to approx 680m left at a good spot to park. Then walked further up the track and spotted a good treebreak. Followed this which was a bit boggy underfoot and it went straight to the pillar which is in the middle of a clearing.



Good condition 23rd Jun 2016  19:25  by tummelv

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

Made a meal of getting to this one as I foolishly thought trainers would be enough for the terrain, luckily I got away with only damp feet and didnt get totally soaked. Took the car as far as I dared up the rough truck and parked just off the track about 0.40 miles from the pillar. Found a firebreak and followed it into the trees but chose the wrong firebreak so had to double back to the trig by using another firebreak. Found the pillar easily enough and managed to chose the correct firebreak to get back to the main track.


Good condition 23rd Jun 2016  00:00  by billygunn

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

Found whilst Geocaching.


Good condition 15th Jul 2013  10:56  by Clochandighter

Gridref: ND 30550 47048   FB Number: S6591  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

HISTORY: Pillar completed 27th August 1951 costing 21.1s.6d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station ND25/T21 in 1952. Levelled for height in 1955. Last maintained by the OS in June 1981. SITE VISIT: Overall approach from north east. Free forest car park at ND318484. Followed track to high point at ND302475 turning SSE into firebreak. Traces of path through the break. Trig in deep grass, junction of breaks. Pillar in fair condition. Spider retains original OS centre cap with deep indented letters. Flush bracket faces NNE, ~27. Vented through NW sight hole. No view due to surrounding woods.

S6591 - Tannach Hill pillar & GRP
S6591 - Tannach Hill pillar & FB


Slightly damaged 25th Dec 2007  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S6591  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 4/10

Fine cracking to surface of pillar; metal cap, deep letters. Large clearing at junction of rides, as per 1:25k map: easily found. From ESE, fenceline starting S of house: heathery but path much of the way.



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