Not logged in. login or register
TP6810 - West Hill
 
[UK map]
Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
S7309
OSGB36 Station :
NX99/T31
Current use :
none
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP6810
County :
Dumfries & Galloway
Nearest town :
DUMFRIES

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
West HillNX99/T31NX99T031293228.46574644.77132.2073PILLAR01/06/1954101/02/1954N0

Nearby trigpointsplacenames 

There are 17 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 1707th with 29 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.64/10 (from 11 logged visits)
Was First logged: 23rd Aug 2003
Was Last logged: 11th Jun 2018

Of the 11 logged visits,
6 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 6m
The average error was 4m
1 was exact

[map]
[key]
DUMFRIES DUMFRIES Carruchan Carruchan wrose wrose Clochandighter Clochandighter Mickandkim Mickandkim caroleengel caroleengel CJO CJO CURRYSCRIM CURRYSCRIM West Hill West Hill [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

You are not logged in. You must login if you wish to log a visit.


 
Selection of photos for this Pillar.


By CURRYSCRIM

By CURRYSCRIM
trig
©painterman61
fb
©painterman61
S7309
By iainmac
See 12 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 11th Jun 2018  15:02  by CURRYSCRIM

Gridref: NX 93234 74647   FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Parked off road near to gate and headed NW up field to the pillar. Cracking all round views today. This is my 600th trig and first Scottish pillar.



Good condition 6th Apr 2017  16:33  by painterman61

FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Followed the mickandkim route easy bag trig in vgc great views for the last of the day.

trig ©painterman61
top ©painterman61
fb ©painterman61


Good condition 6th Apr 2017  16:31  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

Approach
Trig
Panoramic


Good condition 6th Dec 2014  09:00  by Mickandkim

Gridref: NX 93228 74645   FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Easy route up from south east parked near two gates


Good condition 24th Sep 2014  13:42  by wrose

Gridref: NX 93231 74641   FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.

S7309 West Hill Pillar.
S7309 West Hill Flush Bracket.
S7309 West Hill Plug.


Good condition 30th May 2014  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NX 93233 74641   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 19th Aug 2013  18:42  by CJO

Gridref: NX 93231 74647   FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

All intact. Farmer grubbing out gorse.

West Hill


Good condition 26th Apr 2009  16:20  by Fester

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

Parked at NX932742 and walked up the line of the fence.Good view over Dumfries.

©Fester


Good condition 27th Sep 2008  11:26  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NX 93230 74643   FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

HISTORY: Pillar completed 4th December 1953 costing 19.18s.9d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NX99/T31 in 1954. Levelled for height to Class 1 precision, tertiary stnadards also in 1954. Last maintained by the OS in May 1988. SITE VISIT: Parked on verge and accessed via gate opposite. Three gates to hop and you are there. Spider centre retains OS centre cap with deep indented lettering. Flush bracket faces SSW, compass measurement 214. Vented through sight hole on FB face. Hazy, but distant views still apparent.

S7309 - West Hill pillar & FB


Good condition 8th May 2005  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

S7309
S7309
S7309


Good condition 23rd Aug 2003  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S7309  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc; metal cap deep letters - Access: via gate to SE



The TrigpointingUK database is owned and maintained by Ian Harris (Teasel). The TrigTools pages are provided by Barry Hunter. Contact us.