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TP9010 - Edinburgh Varsity Dome
 
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Condition :
Good Good condition
Flush Bracket :
NONE
OSGB36 Station :
NT48/INT87
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP9010
County :
Lothian Region
Nearest town :
EDINBURGH

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Edinburgh Varsity DomeNT48/INT87NT48I087325996.60673360.820.0004DOME01/06/194300

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There are 13 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 6741st with 55 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 5.32/10 (from 25 logged visits)
Was First logged: 13th Apr 2012
Was Last logged: 17th May 2018

Of the 25 logged visits,
3 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 145m
The average error was 48m
2 were exact

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

Edinburgh University Dome
By Clochandighter
Edinburgh Varsity Dome
By rwilson121

By gerryu2
Edinburgh Varsity Dome
©Analoguesat
Viewed from Castle.
By Earby Rambler

©Border Peat
Edinburgh Varsity Dome
By Clochandighter
See 6 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 17th May 2018  14:52  by Dumfriesmike

Gridref: NT 26058 73228   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Poor gps signal.


Good condition 1st Nov 2017  08:04  by sleepwalker

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

Some building work going on close by but dome still visible. Cut BM and bolt to left of gateway.


Good condition 24th Sep 2017  17:22  by Clochandighter

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

Revisit. Photographed in passing.

Edinburgh University Dome and the Sugg replica MacKenzies (lampposts)


Good condition 11th Apr 2017  00:00  by rwilson121

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

Edinburgh Varsity Dome


Good condition 6th Apr 2017  10:15  by newestindustry

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


Good condition 25th Oct 2015  13:56  by gerryu2

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

Spotted this while wandering around Edinburgh.


Good condition 13th Sep 2015  14:40  by Analoguesat

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

Another dome, another log :)

Edinburgh Varsity Dome ©Analoguesat


Good condition 15th Feb 2015  14:04  by Earby Rambler

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Photo taken whilst on weekend break in Edinburgh with the Mrs.

Viewed from Castle.


Good condition 29th Mar 2014  21:41  by peregrinus

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


Good condition 7th Jun 2013  19:54  by CJO

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

Cut BM with bolt left of gateway.

Edinburgh Varsity Dome closeup of statue on top of dome


Good condition 28th May 2013  00:00  by explorer_olway

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

Spotted this after walking the Royal Mile in Edinburgh

TP9010 ©explorer_olway


Good condition 24th May 2013  21:51  by bluebeard

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 1/10


Good condition 27th Mar 2013  10:13  by craftinessa

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10


Good condition 27th Mar 2013  10:13  by swampysean

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 8/10


Good condition 1st Jan 2013  15:18  by coinea

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

Edinburgh Varsity Dome


Good condition 10th Jun 2012  00:30  by descarte1

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


Good condition 29th Apr 2012  14:13  by Border Peat

Gridref: NT 25996 73360   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 4/10

Edinburgh Varsity Dome©Border Peat


Good condition 26th Apr 2012  12:47  by SlainteJimmy

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

Smashing golden statue atop.


Good condition 25th Apr 2012  13:20  by fasgadh

FB Number: NONE  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Who let the yahs near the database. EUMC were under instructions that if the figure at the top ever wore a mountaineering club t-shirt again, it would be closed down.

Old College and South Bridge ©fasgadh


Good condition 21st Apr 2012  20:05  by Clochandighter

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 6/10

Varsity? did they mean University?

Edinburgh Varsity Dome from the south
Edinburgh Varsity Dome a closer look


Good condition 16th Apr 2012  11:11  by sky high boys

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

Dropping off at the museum, photo taken from moving bus :)


Good condition 15th Apr 2012  10:22  by Triggers

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

passed on way out to craigmillar


Good condition 13th Apr 2012  15:32  by BeccaKate

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


Good condition 13th Apr 2012  15:31  by ZanderH

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


Good condition 13th Apr 2012  15:30  by agentmancuso

Gridref: NT 25996 73360   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Good  Score: 5/10

Of all the place names that the OS got wrong, this is the most surreal - it's hard to image anyone in Scotland referring to 'Varisty' unless for comic effect.

Edinburgh Varsity Dome



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