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TP6631 - Twyn Carn-Glen
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Slightly damaged Slightly damaged
Flush Bracket :
S2323
OSGB36 Station :
ST07/31
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP6631
County :
Mid Glamorgan
Nearest town :
PONTYPRIDD

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Twyn Carn-GlenST07/31ST07S031298636.33190590.54416.7624PILLAR01/06/1956101/09/1963N0
Twyn-Carn-GlenST07/31ST07S031298636.27190590.540.0004PILLAR01/06/195301Refixed 1956
Twyn-Carn-GlenST07/31ST07S031298636.25190590.370.0002PILLAR01/06/193901Refixed 1953

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

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 3580th with 35 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.93/10 (from 15 logged visits)
Was First logged: 28th Feb 1999
Was Last found intact: 1st Nov 2016
Was Last logged: 23rd Apr 2017

Of the 15 logged visits,
6 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 7m
The average error was 3m
2 were exact

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Selection of photos for this Pillar.


©RhianyddJenkins

By AsherMarley
Spider
©jonglew
Pillar
©jonglew
Flush Bracket
©jonglew
See 13 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Not Logged 23rd Apr 2017  15:33  by RhianyddJenkins

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

©RhianyddJenkins


Not Logged 19th Mar 2017  12:15  by AsherMarley

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10


Damaged 12th Jan 2017  11:17  by jonglew

Gridref: SS 98637 90596   FB Number: S2323  Condition: Damaged  Score: 5/10

From N end of Gilfach Goch, 2 steep hillside sections on this short walk. Pillar has a substantial fracture at FB level extending to all 4 sides and the top is also damaged on all 4 edges leaving end of one spider arm exposed.. Top cap missing, no plug; all sight holes open. A damaged pillar. Misty 360deg views.

Pillar TP6631©jonglew
Spider TP6631©jonglew
Flush Bracket TP6631©jonglew


Slightly damaged 1st Nov 2016  10:10  by Dusty

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 6/10

Revisit whilst looking for other various TPs in area.

Pillar


Slightly damaged 3rd Nov 2015  12:25  by Ramblingpaul

Gridref: SS 98640 90597   FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 4/10

Walked up from Gilfach Goch on a misty day. Acute lack of gates on the way up !


Not Logged 17th Sep 2015  19:56  by Robert Kemp

Gridref: SS 98636 90591   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10


Slightly damaged 23rd Aug 2015  13:25  by underhill

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 8/10


Slightly damaged 30th Oct 2012  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: SS 98641 90596   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 5/10


Not Logged 21st Oct 2011  12:39  by wood owl

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


Slightly damaged 10th Jun 2010  08:10  by Dusty

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 6/10

Short walk up from Gilfach Goch.

Trigpoint
Spider
Flush Bracket


Slightly damaged 3rd Jun 2009  14:40  by Djinnsplace

Gridref: SS 98636 90591   FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 7/10

Damage all the way around the pillar all the plugs are missing. bit of a treck off the footpath and the tractor tyre marks are still there!

A bit of damage all the way around.
A bit of damage all the way around.
A bit of damage all the way around.


Slightly damaged 29th Jul 2007  11:43  by lukesurrey

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 8/10

Superb views all the way down to Cardiff Bay!


Slightly damaged 9th Oct 2005  13:15  by v_corden@hotmail.com

Gridref: SS 98639 90588   FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 7/10

Used Etrex Legend (s/w 3.7 & 6m reported accuracy) to record waypoint in decimal degrees (WGS84) then converted using OSTN02. Input N51.60498 W3.46503, 427m. Output E 298639, W 190588, 375m hence SS9863990588. Very good panoramic views.

©v_corden@hotmail.com
©v_corden@hotmail.com
©v_corden@hotmail.com


Slightly damaged 7th Nov 2004  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 7/10

no cap or plug, top chipped, horizontal crack at FB height - fine steep grassy hill

S2323 fb ©peregrinus
S2323 top ©peregrinus
S2323 trig cracked ©peregrinus


Slightly damaged 28th Feb 1999  00:00  by mickandshane

FB Number: S2323  Condition: Slightly damaged  Score: 6/10

There's a hairline crack above the FB. Plug missing. OS lists FB no as S2323.



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