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TP6462 - Thorpe
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S3859
OSGB36 Station :
SE44/T27
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP6462
County :
West Yorkshire
Nearest town :
MORLEY

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
ThorpeSE44/T27SE44T027431151.25427039.44116.74013PILLAR01/06/1989301/06/1963N0GPS HT 116.7 NCE 89
ThorpeSE44/T27SE44T027431151.22427039.49116.7413PILLAR01/06/1947101/06/1963N1

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There are 61 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 12242nd with 165 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.11/10 (from 79 logged visits)
Was First logged: 27th Jun 1994
Was Last logged: 11th Jul 2019

Of the 79 logged visits,
22 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 64m
The average error was 12m
2 were exact

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.

The field entrance
By BasilDowl
The pillar (2)
By BasilDowl
The top of the pillar
By BasilDowl
Fine views
By BasilDowl

©Pritch227

By Griefmiester

By srichy20

By srichy20
See 53 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 11th Jul 2019  18:00  by BasilDowl

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

An easy roadside bag en route to a game at the John Charles Centre. I planned to park in the very close field track entrance, but the rocky ground and vegetation didn't look great, so I parked on Whinthorpe Avenue and walked up. Middleton Lane is extremely busy, with fast-moving traffic thick on both lanes - keep your wits about you for this one. Pillar in good condition, plenty of thick vegetation but easy enough to flatten to inspect the flush bracket.

The approach
The field entrance Didn't fancy parking here.
The pillar (1)
The pillar (2)
The pillar (3)
The top of the pillar
The flush bracket
Fine views


Good condition 29th May 2019  14:18  by Tonyht

Gridref: SE 31145 27037   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Roadside pillar, easy to locate and access just a short walk from a convenient field gate parking space.


Good condition 9th Mar 2019  13:03  by G1XJO

Gridref: SE 31148 27045   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 19th Aug 2018  10:29  by bettyb

Gridref: SE 31100 27000   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 16th Jun 2018  23:30  by Pritch227

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

easy roadsider.

©Pritch227


Good condition 16th Jun 2018  23:25  by WuzzerL

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

©WuzzerL


Good condition 5th Jun 2017  21:47  by Griefmiester

Gridref: SE 31152 27045   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked on hazards a few metres up the road (quiet this time of night) Pillar good condition for a "Roadie"


Good condition 21st Mar 2017  12:05  by asbown

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

easy roadside.


Good condition 21st Jan 2017  13:45  by Borderer

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Surprisingly unscathed being this close to such a busy road. Parked at the nearby houses.

©Borderer


Not Logged 21st Oct 2015  17:33  by PB

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

©PB


Good condition 18th Jun 2015  00:00  by dogwalking

Gridref: SE 31150 27042   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

easy to find easy to park at SE30983 26992


Good condition 31st May 2015  10:58  by g4wsb

Gridref: SE 31153 27046   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Road side trig

©g4wsb
©g4wsb
©g4wsb


Not Logged 23rd May 2015  09:30  by srichy20

Gridref: SE 31145 27042   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 7/10

just there at the side of the road in deep grass. hardest bit is parking.





Good condition 21st Mar 2015  10:15  by Chris9870

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy roadside. Very busy road so parked down next road and walked back.


Good condition 4th Feb 2015  11:36  by The RockKnocker

Gridref: SE 31151 27039   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

A quick drive by to show off my Trigging Hat.

Thorpe Trig Me and my Trigging Hat.


Good condition 29th Nov 2014  12:44  by paulxtr

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Thorpe ©paulxtr


Good condition 11th Oct 2014  08:56  by Rick Trig

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

Parked in Winthorpe Avenue & walked along to trig. It was a Saturday morning so the traffic was not to bad.


Good condition 15th Aug 2014  11:00  by Rupertal

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


Good condition 11th Jul 2014  19:35  by ted

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Another revisit. Plug replaced by cover and hooks protruding from the top surface. At edge of a busy road with thistles and rhubarb.

Thorpe trig
Thorpe FB
Thorpe top


Good condition 26th May 2014  16:00  by dewdrop

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

on road side next to field of rhubarb. good condition, plastic plug, good views.


Good condition 1st Feb 2014  12:49  by soulsteve

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

second 'bag' of the day from TIngley


Good condition 28th Dec 2013  11:06  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Trig


Good condition 2nd Nov 2013  08:31  by CJO

Gridref: SE 31148 27043   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Roadside. Middleton Lane. Plastic cap. Cabbages all around.

Thorpe


Good condition 6th Jun 2013  11:38  by rowleybirkin

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Parked in Winthorpe Avenue with no problems and walked along footpath to trig. Photographing flush bracket (which faces road) a little hazardous, hi-vis vest etc. recommended.

Flush bracket


Good condition 31st May 2013  08:38  by THE CYCLIST

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Can't get any easier than this to visit!


Good condition 3rd Nov 2012  10:53  by johnfwoolley

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Bagged while walking the Leeds country way


Good condition 7th May 2012  14:30  by ted

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Revisit. Still intact. Empty field but acres of rhubarb nearby.


Good condition 2nd Jan 2012  12:47  by painterman61

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

easy road trig ploughed field behind busy road

trig ©painterman61
trig ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
fb ©painterman61


Good condition 15th Oct 2011  15:45  by redDragon

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Driven past this hundreds of times. And visited on foot/bike at least 3 times. Roadside pillar on busy road. Easy bag. Views uninspiring my "local trig"


Good condition 11th Oct 2011  13:01  by tigger4242

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy roadside trig

©tigger4242


Good condition 23rd Sep 2011  12:41  by trig-man

Gridref: SE 31153 27040   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 1st Aug 2011  11:30  by tommo

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

(10)roadside trig , not much else to say about this one


Good condition 26th Jul 2011  09:10  by jamiekeighley

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

Walked up Thorpe Lane from East Ardsley.

©jamiekeighley


Good condition 24th Jul 2011  15:53  by slateloose

Gridref: SE 31100 27000   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 13th Mar 2011  10:20  by ocean soul

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy roadside trig ...


Good condition 9th Feb 2011  18:00  by haighr01

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Never really been here in Thorpe amidst a maze of motorways at the interchange. The place itself seems ok, easy parking to West on new estate but road is a bit busy so a bit of a tig saw me home amidst the rush hour audience. Bagged - view to the east looked best but still dark nights....


Good condition 5th Feb 2011  09:55  by Mickandkim

Gridref: SE 31151 27039   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy roadside trig (Quick hazard warning lights)


Good condition 31st Jan 2011  12:50  by wanderer

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 2/10


Good condition 28th Jan 2011  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SE 31153 27046   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 9th Jan 2011  15:41  by craftinessa

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Easy road side trig, with the smell of cabbages all around.


Good condition 9th Jan 2011  15:41  by swampysean

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 9th Jan 2011  15:41  by swampysean

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10


Good condition 6th Jan 2011  12:53  by johnbamforth

Gridref: SE 31154 27038   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Log #31. (116m). Bagged on 4.4 km walk from Thorpe Lane to E Ardsley following the Leeds Country Way. Drizzly weather, so no views. Pillar at side of very busy Thorpe La.

Thorpe Trig The flush bracket
Thorpe Trig Martin Ellis fidgeting©johnbamforth


Good condition 7th Oct 2010  10:50  by Particle

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10


Good condition 10th Sep 2010  18:10  by ourmark

Gridref: SE 31150 27037   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Photo: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2060608


Good condition 22nd Aug 2010  20:41  by Trigbagger

Gridref: SE 31151 27041   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Easily bagged trig on side of the road next to a field of rhubarb, last bag of the day in fading light.


Good condition 22nd Aug 2010  20:41  by graeme1527

Gridref: SE 31151 27041   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

On the side of the road and another easy bag!!


Good condition 22nd May 2010  15:30  by Triggers

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

easy roadside trig

Thorpe ©Triggers


Good condition 22nd May 2010  15:30  by PeteBoggs

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

Parked in field on A654 near trig

©PeteBoggs


Good condition 14th Feb 2010  09:20  by SUE-C

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


Good condition 14th Feb 2010  09:20  by Rachel-C

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 19th Jul 2009  16:10  by Bourne

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy road side trig, parked in the estate to the west.

Easy roadside©Bourne


Good condition 27th Jun 2009  15:30  by robinhood

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

Really easy to find; park up in field entrance 50m further down W A654.Trig is in hedgerow with rural/urban views all around, nothing special. No rhubarb today...


Good condition 11th Dec 2008  14:20  by PDB

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 2nd Dec 2008  17:10  by splash

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Very easy find, drove past it at first.


Good condition 18th Oct 2008  11:33  by wrose

Gridref: SE 31152 27044   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Visible and accessible. Road side location (A654) on bank in hedge line so no problems locating this one. Pillar in good condition with plastic plug and two holes open. Semi-rural location but views nothing to rave over.

Thorpe Pillar
Thorpe Flush Bracket
Thorpe Plug


Good condition 7th Sep 2008  13:24  by barnsley skip

Gridref: SE 31151 27043   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10



Good condition 1st Aug 2008  21:05  by Trigger

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 26th Mar 2008  12:49  by M0NJW

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

©M0NJW


Good condition 21st Mar 2008  15:44  by astra-nomical

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Not a lot to see from this trig, except perhaps the rhubarb growing in the fields. A very busy road and a dirty looking trig.


Good condition 25th Nov 2007  13:38  by Theo D Lite

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Long flats vistas.Not much more to report really. Easy to spot from roadside! Heady aroma of cabbages today.


Good condition 18th Jun 2006  15:53  by John Riley

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Very easy one to spot although the surrounding foliage is pretty high in June. I parked on nearby housing estate as recommended. They must be fed up with rhubard, looks like there must be more money in curly kale this year.

Thorpe View South from road across the fields.
Thorpe View from the field.
Thorpe Flush bracket.
Thorpe Showing how close the road is.


Good condition 25th Feb 2006  17:30  by mongoose39uk

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

this ones there and in good nick


Good condition 25th Feb 2006  11:15  by moote

Gridref: SE 31159 27050   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 10/10

Excellent condition


Good condition 1st Nov 2005  22:56  by rhayader_wanderer

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Rhubarb still there but not in a harvestable state. Parking best in the small housing estate to the west as the road is very busy.


Good condition 10th Aug 2005  15:00  by MAC.HAWK

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Unremarkable trig sat right on the road/field hedge. The rhubard crumble was delicious !!!


Good condition 5th Aug 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc, plastic cap, on low hedgebank S side of road, unexciting urban view

Montaged by J Rouse ©peregrinus


Good condition 7th Jul 2005  16:10  by mickandshane

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy access at side of road. The rhubarb didn't look very appetising. Plug replaced with plastic insert.


Good condition 26th Nov 2004  00:00  by Slytherin

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

This one almost HAS to be a drive by. Dodgy roadside parking on what seems to be a speedtrack for local motorists.


Good condition 12th Jun 2004  12:00  by ted

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Plastic plug, bit overgrown, otherwise OK. No cabbages this year - rhubarb!

trig
trig On the edge of the 'Rhubarb Triangle' (really!)


Good condition 24th Apr 2004  12:00  by Seasider

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

23/42 for the day. Easy one at the side of a road.


Good condition 10th Feb 2004  21:02  by stonestreaker

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

park and run!


Good condition 26th Dec 2003  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

S3859
S3859


Good condition 18th Jun 2003  09:03  by The Hungry Caterpillars

Gridref: SE 31153 27042   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Easy trig next to a busy road backed by a field of cabbages.Score for scenery etc could have as easily been a 3.


Good condition 26th Apr 2003  23:49  by The Steptoes

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

Nice & easy one. right by the side of the road. Top hole is plugged with plastic.


Not Logged 10th Feb 2003  11:26  by manonabike

Gridref: SE 31100 27000   FB Number: S3859  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10


Good condition 3rd Jun 2001  12:30  by sleepwalker

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked in the housing estate before walking back up the A654 to the drive-by pillar.


Good condition 31st Mar 1999  08:45  by vegibagger

FB Number: S3859  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

by the roadside


Good condition 27th Jun 1994  18:00  by Andy West

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



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