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TP9615 - Birmingham GPO Tower
 
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Condition :
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OSGB36 Station :
SK10/INT58
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP9615
County :
West Midlands
Nearest town :
BIRMINGHAM

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Birmingham Gpo TowerSK10/INT58SK10I058406597.64287295.030.0004TOWER01/06/197600

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There are 12 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 15732nd with 15 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.57/10 (from 28 logged visits)
Was First logged: 28th Jun 2006
Was Last logged: 14th Sep 2018

Of the 28 logged visits,
0 recorded a location

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Selection of photos for this Intersected Station.

Birmingham GPO Tower.
©eon
TP9615-230517-Birmingham-GPO-Tower
By steveastapleton(sas)
Birmingham GPO Tower
By CJO
Murky weather
By Captainbob542

By asbown
See 7 more in the album.

Logged Visits:

Good condition 14th Sep 2018  15:44  by eon

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

(1016) In Birmingham for the weekend, so bagging a few nearby trigpoints.

Birmingham GPO Tower. ©eon


Good condition 26th May 2018  13:50  by Ant1974

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


Good condition 24th Oct 2017  16:44  by tigger4242

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


Good condition 23rd May 2017  10:47  by steveastapleton(sas)

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

In Birmigham on business, also picking up a few geocaches and took opportunity to spot this TP too.

TP9615-230517-Birmingham-GPO-Tower TP9615-230517-Birmingham-GPO-Tower


Good condition 30th Apr 2017  08:40  by CJO

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

visible from afar

Birmingham GPO Tower


Good condition 6th Jan 2017  11:57  by Captainbob542

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

Been past many times, logging today

Murky weather


Good condition 12th Aug 2016  07:17  by Trigger

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

TP9615


Good condition 10th Jan 2016  15:31  by asbown

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

drive by


Good condition 16th Jul 2015  14:57  by Ant1974

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


Good condition 12th Jun 2014  12:55  by Alancache

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

Good looking tower, all white and looks very tall from the ground.

The tower


Good condition 1st Feb 2014  13:21  by Father Ted

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

I don't quite know why I didn't photograph and log this one two years ago when I was doing a First Aid course at the St John's Ambulance HQ across the road. Not to worry, its a cold blustery day so a trip to Brum on the train was just the job.


Good condition 15th Jan 2014  13:15  by Thejenkies

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

Visiting the jewellery qurater and saw this in distance. Great building.


Good condition 12th Sep 2013  00:00  by explorer_olway

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

Had to visit Birmingham today and this was the closest TP to my destination. Easily spotted from various angles.

TP9615 ©explorer_olway
TP9615 ©explorer_olway


Good condition 9th Aug 2013  22:17  by peregrinus

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

Familiar landmark of my uni days


Good condition 27th Apr 2013  15:25  by Lathama

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

Forgot to check that this was on the site! Walk passed it at least once a week and can see it from my bedroom window!


Good condition 30th Nov 2012  15:30  by bluebeard

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


Good condition 25th Nov 2012  10:30  by Funk to Funky

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

Yup, it's still standing! Quite a good looking building in many ways really!


Good condition 10th Nov 2012  11:45  by RogerTempleman

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


Good condition 12th Oct 2012  11:43  by trigging on an island

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

Had an hour and a half to spare whilst waiting for a train connection.


Good condition 1st Sep 2012  08:00  by Bourne

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

Seen from the train


Good condition 24th Aug 2012  09:45  by ted

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

Comms mast in a box

Birmingham GPO Tower
Birmingham GPO Tower


Good condition 14th Aug 2012  15:10  by arranc

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


Good condition 23rd Jul 2012  11:34  by heavyhorses

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

Its now lost all its big micro wave dishes, lets hope no one helps them selves to the fiber optic cables thinking they are copper !!!!


Good condition 2nd Jul 2012  13:55  by sky high boys

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

Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham, working down South for a cuppla weeks. Easily spotted.


Good condition 15th Jun 2012  17:55  by Stevie Boy

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

Retrospective log. Well known landmark on the Brum skyline, you cant miss it


Good condition 27th Jul 2010  16:32  by Triggers

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

pased it whilst going to watch daughter play at symphony hall. didn't know it was a trig point though


Good condition 2nd Dec 2008  16:30  by asteroth

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

Viewed on our way to the Coldplay concert at the National Indoor Arena.


Good condition 28th Jun 2006  15:32  by lonesome_cowboy_burt

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

Passed this a few times while working Farmer's Bridge locks

©lonesome_cowboy_burt



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