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TP6904 - Whitehill
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This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 6845th with 79 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.31/10 (from 35 logged visits)
Was First logged: 18th Aug 1993
Was Last logged: 11th Aug 2019

Of the 35 logged visits,
12 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 86m
The average error was 11m
1 was exact

Jean Bobker Jean Bobker Dumfriesmike Dumfriesmike senrabyar senrabyar Clochandighter Clochandighter caroleengel caroleengel coinea coinea amblerbob amblerbob Mickandkim Mickandkim CJO CJO g4wsb g4wsb BigJ BigJ asbown asbown Whitehill Whitehill [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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By amblerbob



©We TRye hard

By asbown
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Logged Visits:

Good condition 11th Aug 2019  16:12  by WanderingSal

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

Good condition 23rd Jul 2018  09:15  by Borderer

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Finally managed to get around to this one as it was starting to annoy me as I drove past. Gate still open, no cattle and despite a lot of farm activity nobody seemed to mind my presence. Off to Scot's Gap for a railway walk.


Good condition 17th Jun 2017  19:42  by amblerbob

Gridref: NY 99373 85645   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

From Knowesgate Hotel on a lovely sunny evening.

Whitehill Evening sunshine

Good condition 31st May 2017  19:24  by g4wsb

Gridref: NY 99375 85648   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 21st May 2017  07:05  by We TRye hard

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Easy walk from the road.

©We TRye hard

Good condition 8th May 2017  14:36  by paulxtr

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parking and route as per Nick&Rosie. Gate still not fitted.

Whitehill ©paulxtr

Good condition 26th Mar 2017  00:00  by caroleengel

Gridref: NY 99373 85643   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 20th Mar 2017  14:30  by BigJ

Gridref: NY 99372 85651   FB Number: 3624  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

A quick bag on a south to north journey. Parked in the wide bellmouth of the quarry road just to the east of the trig. As recommended by Nick&Rosie, walked back to the track leading to Middle Whitehill and wandered up it to the trig in the fenced compound. As previously reported, gate is down so entry was easy. Fine views.


Good condition 10th Feb 2017  13:57  by Nick&Rosie

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

There are a number of tracks in quick succession that run south from the road apparently towards the radio mast, the best one to access theTP is the one furthest west with a sign for "Middle White Hill". The gate into the reservoir compound has been smashed off its hinges, so no jumping over barbed wire required at present! Good views on a picturesque snowy afternoon...

View North
View East with Rosie
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Good condition 14th Sep 2016  16:00  by beckroad

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked on the minor road east of Knowesgate and the A696.Walked toward Middle Whitehill. This trig is close to a water tank and has some great views north west toward Simonside.

Good condition 15th May 2016  17:18  by Dumfriesmike

Gridref: NY 99364 85646   FB Number: 3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Bagged this one when spending the night at Knowlesgate Inn when doing St Oswald's Way

Good condition 6th May 2016  11:50  by offpiste

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Short walk from main road. Decent views to Wanneys

Good condition 30th Sep 2015  10:10  by dugswell2

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Bagged with Dusty.

Good condition 30th Sep 2015  10:10  by Dusty

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

With dugswell2

dugswell2 & pillar
Flush Bracket

Good condition 26th Sep 2015  16:41  by CJO

Gridref: NY 99374 85647   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

All intact. BSM.


Good condition 11th Mar 2015  09:48  by sky high boys

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Near my wee cottage.

Good condition 11th Sep 2014  14:21  by asbown

Gridref: NY 99372 85663   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Not Logged 9th Jun 2014  19:43  by Jean Bobker

Gridref: NY 99300 85600   FB Number: 3624  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 5/10

Not Logged 22nd Apr 2014  17:48  by melch

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

Good condition 13th Mar 2011  13:25  by sheepsocks

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Another trig in a resevoir compound, this time no 10 foot high fence just a quick hop over a couple of strands of barbed wire.

Good condition 20th Sep 2010  16:00  by stan toon

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

Parked car at end of lane just as landowner was passing and he gladly pointed me to direction of trig.

Good condition 28th Mar 2010  00:00  by Mickandkim

Gridref: NY 99373 85646   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Easy walk till you reach barb wire fence

Good condition 7th Jun 2008  19:10  by coinea

Gridref: NY 99373 85644   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

S3624 Whitehill.m

Good condition 7th Jun 2008  19:09  by Clochandighter

Gridref: NY 99374 85642   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Pillar within covered reservior enclosure, low fence but gate open. Pillar in good condition. Spider centre retains original OS centre cap with shallow engraved lettering. West sight open. BsM flush bracket faces 331, NW. Pillar completed 12th May 1946, costing 6.14s.0d. In 1947 this marker was computed for triangulation as secondary station NZ29/28 in the Newcastle block. The flush bracket was levelled for height in 1969. The trig point was last maintained by the OS in July 1978.

S3624 - Whitehill pillar & FB

Good condition 26th Apr 2008  00:00  by Border Peat

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

easy walk up track

Good condition 8th Nov 2007  18:57  by senrabyar

Gridref: NY 99370 85644   FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Good condition 10th Jun 2007  15:40  by gansonwheels

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Taken in with Bavington on a 40 mile ride from Morpeth. Lovely day and good ride. Access via track marked West Whitehills Farm with permission from farmer.

Good condition 6th Jul 2005  13:30  by mickandshane

FB Number: 3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Parked at the entrance to Middle Whitehill and nipped across the pasture field to the reservoir. A bit trespassy. Plug with indented lettering.

Good condition 15th May 2005  12:00  by peregrinus

FB Number: S/3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

vgc, metal cap shallow letters, in low-fenced resr compound, OK view

Montaged by Jon Rouse ©peregrinus

Good condition 3rd Nov 2003  12:00  by iainmac

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10


Good condition 16th Sep 2003  17:48  by Teasel

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Spotted the cache on the GPS as we were passing and stopped off to bag it it's so close to the road.

View over the trigpoint
The trigpoint
The flush bracket

Good condition 16th Sep 2003  17:48  by The Peak Plodders

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Just passing so bagged this one.

Good condition 27th Dec 2001  07:19  by vegibagger

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Grey and slight drizzle.

Good condition 13th Feb 2001  12:28  by jimmy

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

inside the reservoir compound

Good condition 18th Aug 1993  12:45  by andyc

FB Number: S3624  Condition: Good  Score: 3/10

Hard to find, within Barbed wire fence of Sewage works.

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