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TP9800 - Abbey Parish Church Spire
 
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Grid reference :
Condition :
Destroyed Destroyed
OSGB36 Station :
NT48/INT1
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP9800
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
Abbey Parish Ch SpNT48/INT1NT48I001327103.65674407.890.0003SPIRE01/06/194301Dest 07/84

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There are 5 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 22560th with 4 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 2.22/10 (from 9 logged visits)
Was First logged: 25th Jun 2012
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 16th May 2018

Of the 9 logged visits,
3 recorded a location and of these....

All were within 111m
The average error was 37m
2 were exact

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Abbey Parish Church Spire
By CJO
Abbey Parish Church  site
©fasgadh
Abbey Parish Church
©fasgadh

By Border Peat
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Logged Visits:

Destroyed 16th May 2018  17:28  by Dumfriesmike

Gridref: NT 27063 74511   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 5/10

Modern housing with great views of Arthur's Seat


Destroyed 8th Jun 2013  13:59  by CJO

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

modern flats.

Abbey Parish Church Spire destroyed, now flats


Destroyed 24th May 2013  19:46  by bluebeard

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


Destroyed 17th Nov 2012  11:40  by fasgadh

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

I must have passed the church many times when walking down to Meadowbank for the football, but I do not remember it. Now sheltered housing.

Abbey Parish Church site Sheltered housing©fasgadh
Abbey Parish Church Sheltered housing on the site of the church.©fasgadh


Destroyed 10th Sep 2012  22:54  by sky high boys

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

I also remember the original structure. Drove by tonight on the way home.


Destroyed 29th Jul 2012  15:25  by Border Peat

Gridref: NT 27103 74407   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 0/10


Destroyed 26th Jul 2012  14:48  by SlainteJimmy

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


Destroyed 16th Jul 2012  13:55  by agentmancuso

Gridref: NT 27103 74407   FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Destroyed  Score: 5/10

Church gone.


Destroyed 25th Jun 2012  15:36  by Clochandighter

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

I remember this being demolished. Site now occupied by residential development. OS archive states Destroyed 7/84.

site of Abbey Parish Church Spire now a residential development



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