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TP6327 - Tayness
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There are 10 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 854th with 19 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 7.17/10 (from 6 logged visits)
Was First logged: 22nd Feb 2008
Was Last logged: 4th Dec 2017

Of the 6 logged visits,
4 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 7m
The average error was 4m
The closest was 1m

Arrochar Arrochar Arrochar FBM Aux 1 Arrochar FBM Aux 1 Clochandighter Clochandighter mntainman mntainman coinea coinea jonglew jonglew Tayness Tayness [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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S8797 - Tayness
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 4th Dec 2017  13:31  by mntainman

Gridref: NN 29052 02118   FB Number: S8797  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Has bee painted white, more than half flaked off. On way to Ben Tullich small diversion from Ben Roch. With Jon Glew.

Good condition 4th Dec 2017  13:29  by jonglew

Gridref: NN 29053 02123   FB Number: S8797  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

From Invergroin on a round of local hills with Steve Smith. Pillar retains original top cap, raised lettering; front sight hole closed, other 3 open. Panoramic views over Loch Long, Arrochar, Tullich Hill etc.

Pillar TP6327©jonglew
Spider TP6327©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP6327©jonglew

Not Logged 18th Sep 2008  14:00  by campagvelocet

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

Was really motoring on my way back to the station after Ben Reoch, Beinn Bhreac and Tullich Hill. Not much time to admire what would have been a fantastic view if another spell of rain hadn't been rolling in....

Good condition 5th Apr 2008  10:53  by coinea

Gridref: NN 29056 02115   FB Number: S8797  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

S8797 Tayness.m

Good condition 5th Apr 2008  10:52  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NN 29056 02113   FB Number: S8797  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Pillar in good condition. Spider retains original OS cap with large narrow weathered lettering. Front sighting hole plugged, others open. Flush bracket faces 5, north. Tertiary station NS29/T83. Completed 12th August 1956. Easy access from Arrochar. Views to Cruach Tairbeirt, Ben More, Invergroin, Beinn Reithe, The Brack, Ben Donich, The Cobbler, Beinn Narnain. Photographed 5/04/2008, GRP.

S8797 - Tayness pillar & FB

Good condition 22nd Feb 2008  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S8797  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

vgc, metal cap, wide raised letters. Ridge-end overlooking Arrochar with fine view to snowy Cobbler. From NE: mapped track from just E of church.

S8797 fb ©peregrinus
S8797 top ©peregrinus
S8797 trig ©peregrinus
S8797 trig ©peregrinus
S8797 and Arrochar ©peregrinus

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