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TP8663 - Caerau
 
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Grid reference :
Condition :
Inaccessible Inaccessible
OSGB36 Station :
ST07/T18
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP8663
County :
South Glamorgan
Nearest town :
CARDIFF

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
CaerauST07/T18ST07T018313833.17175255.2471.1493BLOCK01/06/1987101/06/1961N0HT TO BOLT IN ROCK
CaerauST07/T18ST07T018313833.10175255.2571.1494BLOCK01/06/1949101/06/1961N1Refixed 1987

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There is 1 photo for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 17474th with 189 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 3.00/10 (from 1 logged visits)
Was First logged: 28th Sep 2016
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 28th Sep 2016

Of the 1 logged visits,
0 recorded a location

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Selection of photos for this Surface Block.

View from Caerau Hill Fort
By Father Ted

Logged Visits:

Inaccessible 28th Sep 2016  11:22  by Father Ted

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Inaccessible  Score: 3/10

Well, I've had my eye on this one for a fair old time now but have come to the conclusion that I am going to give it a personal grading of inaccessible. My study of Google Earth puts it very close to the edge of the cutting built to take the new road. Even gaining access to that point, ignoring the obvious dangers, would not be easy. It looks like it is an area of glasshouses or alike. I took my photo from Carau Hill Fort on the other side of the road. This gave a good view across to the cliff with nicely exposed geology, the woods on top, the glasshouses, the track up and what looks to be a CCTV mast.

View from Caerau Hill Fort



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