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TP7415 - Camb Hill
 
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T:UK waypoint :
TP7415
County :
Shetland

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Camb HillHU46/5HU46S005450015.331192806.63125.5772CURRY ST'L01/06/1961201/06/1961L0HEIGHT TO BOLT IN CURRY STOOL

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There are 9 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 2322nd with 29 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.40/10 (from 10 logged visits)
Was First logged: 27th Dec 2006
Was Last logged: 19th Mar 2021

Of the 10 logged visits,
6 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 13m
The average error was 6m
The closest was 2m

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Selection of photos for this Curry Stool.

Kenneth Alexander
By kenjoalejandro
Curry Stool
©jonglew
Bolt
©jonglew
Hill of Camb
©ADT
Camb Hill Curry Stool - Trig pose!
©edfielden
See 4 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 19th Mar 2021  16:35  by kenjoalejandro

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

curry stools are in boggy bits this one seemed actually lower than some of the surrounding peat bog

Kenneth Alexander Boggy spot of course but easy found considering what it is


Good condition 18th Jun 2019  17:00  by ger

Gridref: HU 50011 92793   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Approach from 507932 - initially boggy. Mist/rain.


Good condition 10th Jun 2019  20:56  by jonglew

Gridref: HU 50015 92812   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

From car park at road junc due S. Rough heather moorland but not difficult. Curry stool quite prominent near enough at the hill's high point. All 3 legs clear of encraoching vegetation; large ~3" dia conical bolt at centre.

Curry Stool TP7415©jonglew
Bolt TP7415©jonglew


Good condition 15th May 2019  15:08  by ADT

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

Solo. From CP at the junction of A968 & B9081 (signed Mid Yell) at HU4984491717. Through open gate about 100mtrs NE up A968, then followed intermittent sheep trod to summit. Not a particularly interesting hill but Curry Stool at summit, also excellent views.

Hill of Camb Curry Stool©ADT


Good condition 3rd Aug 2014  12:25  by dmwhite

Gridref: HU 50015 92808   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Visited this after Hill of Lussetter.. Stiff climb up from road at HU49869169 and up through the mist. Could just make out Mid Yell Voe. Dropped down to the road to Camb to pick up lift to unst


Good condition 6th Jun 2013  10:45  by peregrinus

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

S side of fence at summit, fully exposed, a nice clean example. From NE although better parking from S


Good condition 30th May 2013  15:15  by dugswell2

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Nicely exposed example of a Curry Stool (trig) close to highest point after moorland walk with Rick Salter and Tricky Speirs, conditions much drier than normal.


Good condition 1st Oct 2012  17:51  by edfielden

Gridref: HU 50016 92809   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

I parked by the side of the road at the junction of the A968 and the road to North-a-Voe. A gate nearly opposite gave access to the very wet moorland leading up to the top of the Hill of Camb. This route requires three fence crossings, two of them with barbed wire; this and the many very soggy patches means I wouldn't necessarily recommend the route! The Curry Stool has quite a good outlook but the haze prevented some views.

Camb Hill Curry Stool Looking WSW ©edfielden
Camb Hill Curry Stool Close-up of bolt ©edfielden
Camb Hill Curry Stool - Trig pose! Looking ESE ©edfielden


Good condition 30th Jan 2012  13:45  by martine41

Gridref: HU 50013 92809   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Followed fence up the hill from the A968. Fence bisects the peak of the hill and I was fortunate in keeping left which was the correct side of the fence to find the curry stool. Good for the condition although it wasn't a pillar.


Good condition 27th Dec 2006  18:46  by Trigpoint Bears

Gridref: HU 50012 92794   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10

(133) A Curry Stool according to OS benchmarks website, thought it was worth adding as these appear to be quite unusual. Good views, walked up from HU507933

Bolt & GPS Position
Curry Stool & Bear



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