|OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW|
|Trig Name||Original Name||New Name||EASTING||NORTHING||HEIGHT||ORDER||TYPE OF MARK||Computing Date||CLASS OF LEVELLING||Date of Levelling||LEVELLING DATUM||DESTROYED MARK INDICATOR||COMMENTS|
There are 14 photos for this trigpoint (view album).
Is ranked joint 12346th with 141 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.08/10 (from 12 logged visits)
Was First logged: 13th Aug 2003
Was Last logged: 2nd Dec 2019
Of the 12 logged visits,
6 recorded a location and of these....
All were within 4m
The average error was 1m
2 were exact
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|Selection of photos for this Pillar.|
See 7 more in the album.
2nd Dec 2019 11:15 by Wubbleyew
FB Number: S6583 Condition: Slightly damaged Score: 7/10
I think I might have saved a life today! For on approaching the pillar I noticed a sheep whose head was trapped within the fence and hedge. A mix of wire and entangling hedge growth held her fast. She seemed weak with the prolonged effort of trying to free herself, and may have been there all night. It was relatively easy to free the poor thing, and she staggered away to join her pals across the field, declining my offer of a counselling session, with a dismissive 'baa'. The pillar has its cap with deep lettering, and one sight-hole open, but there is a little damage to the top with some concrete having disintegrated. Today was a beautiful winter's morning, and my walk up to the trig was a crispy, crunchy, frosty one. A fine little adventure.
12th Oct 2019 10:45 by CJO
Gridref: NY 37136 74165 FB Number: S6583 Condition: Slightly damaged Score: 6/10
all intact. render by spider spalling
6th Jul 2019 15:11 by coinea
Gridref: NY 37138 74167 FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 5/10
Parking and route as others. First field full of waist high rough grass.
12th Oct 2018 11:34 by wrose
Gridref: NY 37140 74170 FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 6/10
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and remains in a good condition.
30th Dec 2017 09:34 by jamiekeighley
FB Number: Not logged Condition: Good Score: 5/10
Parked to South. Couldn't be easier, very waterlogged fields with not much of a view.
4th Mar 2017 15:00 by Borderer
FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 6/10
Near to minor road. Wet trudge across a waterlogged field.
30th Sep 2016 00:00 by caroleengel
Gridref: NY 37139 74166 FB Number: Not logged Condition: Good Score: 5/10
30th Dec 2012 10:45 by Mickandkim
Gridref: NY 37139 74168 FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 6/10
Parked on bend and over two gates for trig
2nd Jul 2008 19:13 by Clochandighter
Gridref: NY 37139 74168 FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 5/10
HISTORY: Pillar completed 15th September 1951 costing £20.0s.6d. Computed as tertiary triangulation station NY45/T2 within the Carlisle block during 1953. The flush bracket was levelled for height in 1955. Last maintained by the OS, 28th February 2002. SITE VISIT: Parked by roadside in corner 200m south of trig. Edge of grazing field, on east side of boundary hedge. Direct route in. Pillar in good condition. Spider retains OS centre cap with deep indented lettering. Flush bracket faces east, ~82°. Vented through north sight hole. Open skyline in most directions but with limited outlook.
S6583 - Almonside pillar & FB
30th Jul 2005 12:00 by peregrinus
FB Number: S6583 Condition: Slightly damaged Score: 4/10
metal cap deep letters, top screed broken but pillar sound, meadow just E of hedge
Montaged by Jon Rouse ©peregrinus
3rd May 2005 12:00 by iainmac
FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 2/10
Some slight damage - top cracking and chunks gone.
13th Aug 2003 17:15 by Isosceles
FB Number: S6583 Condition: Good Score: 4/10