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TP9101 - Leith School Spire
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OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Leith School SpNT48/INT107NT48I107326785.63675427.270.0004SPIRE01/06/194300

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There are 7 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 22001st with 7 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 2.82/10 (from 11 logged visits)
Was First logged: 24th Apr 2012
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 16th May 2018

Of the 11 logged visits,
2 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 94m
The average error was 47m
1 was exact

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Leith School Spire
Leith School Spire
By agentmancuso
Leith School Spire
By SlainteJimmy
Leith School Spire
By Clochandighter

By Border Peat
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Logged Visits:

Not Logged 16th May 2018  16:18  by Dumfriesmike

Gridref: NT 26731 75350   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Not Logged  Score: 4/10

Bagged from the street

Remains 18th May 2016  09:24  by gerryu2

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

Spite has now gone.

Remains 8th Jun 2013  14:50  by CJO

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

flat topped section of roof with modern roofing felt. Lorne Primary School previously Lorne street School, Leith School Board

Leith School Spire is flat topped area of roof to left the spire location/

Destroyed 24th May 2013  19:11  by bluebeard

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

If the roof went in the fire, then the spire was destroyed.

Destroyed 5th Oct 2012  17:51  by descarte1

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

Remains 27th Jul 2012  13:38  by agentmancuso

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

Now flat-roofed Lorne Primary

Leith School Spire

Destroyed 26th Jul 2012  11:38  by SlainteJimmy

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

Leith School Spire

Destroyed 25th Jun 2012  17:57  by Clochandighter

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 2/10

Building intact. There is now longer a spire. Now has flat roof. OS records still have this as live. The school website mentions that the school reopened in 1973 after fire destroyed the roof.

Leith School Spire from the NW. Pitched roof long gone.

Destroyed 29th Apr 2012  20:08  by Border Peat

Gridref: NT 26785 75427   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 2/10

Destroyed 26th Apr 2012  13:20  by fasgadh

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

Flat roof,as reported. Lorne Primary School.

Lorne Primary ©fasgadh

Destroyed 24th Apr 2012  17:58  by sky high boys

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 2/10

Lorne Street Primary School. Looks like a flat roof to me. It cost a whole 7,000 to build back in 1876! According to the school website "Many years later there was a fire which destroyed the roof and the school was forced to close" Leith is my stomping ground and this would have replaced the now defunct Dogs Home Rivet as my local. Gutted (no pun intended), but not entirely surprised :)

Long gone.

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