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TP7551 - Killegray Cairn
 
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Condition :
Good Good condition
OSGB36 Station :
NG24/INTH123
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP7551
County :
Western Isles

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
KillegrayNG24/INTH123NG24I12397347.35883995.790.0004CAIRN01/06/195700

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There are 6 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 2506th with 88 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.40/10 (from 5 logged visits)
Was First logged: 17th Sep 2009
Was Last logged: 15th May 2019

Of the 5 logged visits,
2 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 10m
The average error was 6m
The closest was 2m

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Ensay Island (South) Ensay Island (South) peregrinus peregrinus jonglew jonglew Killegray Cairn Killegray Cairn [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

View from the sea
©jonglew
The Cairn
©jonglew
Pillar cairn
By peregrinus
Pillar cairn
By peregrinus
NNE from summit
By peregrinus
See 1 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 15th May 2019  19:16  by Triggers

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

visible from boat


Good condition 7th May 2016  09:37  by jonglew

Gridref: NF 97349 83993   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 7/10

On a Sea Harris trip from Leverburgh. Large carin located at the island's high point.

View from the sea TP7551©jonglew
The Cairn 20160507-KillegrayWesternIslesIntersectedStn2.jpg©jonglew


Good condition 7th Sep 2012  07:47  by sky high boys

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Got a good look at from the boat when leaving Leverburgh. Fine tall triangular structure.


Good condition 30th May 2011  08:56  by peregrinus

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

Second of 6 islands visited from Leverburgh with seaharris. After Boreray came the main prize - Monachs.

Pillar cairn
Pillar cairn


Good condition 17th Sep 2009  16:30  by peregrinus

Gridref: NF 97349 83985   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 9/10

Trig symbol on Explorer map. We called in on the way back from Ronay - Wiay - Groay and scoured the summit area for a Bolt, without success, and concluded that the tall cairn itself - probably an old navigation aid - was used by the OS to sight to rather than from. The OS online trig archive does indeed list the Cairn, as a 4th order trig. Fine rock and grass summit; great location and view. We chartered Roddy Beaton (ambothan.com) and had an enjoyable and very productive day even though the sea was rather bumpy! My GPSr recorded a location some way SE of the co-ords in the OS archive, as with Renish Point and Greaval.

Pillar
NNE from summit



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