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TP9973 - Ballard Down Lookout Post
 
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Grid reference :
Type :
Condition :
Destroyed Destroyed
OSGB36 Station :
SU31/T43
Current use :
Historic use :
T:UK waypoint :
TP9973
County :
Dorset
Nearest town :
SWANAGE

OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW
Trig NameOriginal NameNew NameEASTINGNORTHINGHEIGHTORDERTYPE OF MARKComputing DateCLASS OF LEVELLINGDate of LevellingLEVELLING DATUMDESTROYED MARK INDICATORCOMMENTS
Ballard DownSU31/T43SU31T043404404.6781349.710.0003POST01/06/195101Lookout post. Dest 05/54

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There are 2 photos for this trigpoint (view album).

This trigpoint:
Is ranked joint 17304th with 57 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 4.25/10 (from 8 logged visits)
Was First logged: 10th Jul 2010
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 30th Oct 2016

Of the 8 logged visits,
0 recorded a location

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Oldfield Windpump Oldfield Windpump New Swanage School Vane New Swanage School Vane Studland Hill Studland Hill Ballard Down Ballard Down Ballard Down Lookout Post Ballard Down Lookout Post [Zoom In/Out] [Hide Labels]

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Selection of photos for this Other.

Ballard Down Lookout Post
By CJO
TP9973
By Trigger

Logged Visits:

Destroyed 30th Oct 2016  09:25  by dugswell2

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

Site not far from trig.


Destroyed 4th Feb 2015  09:50  by bluebeard

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


Destroyed 24th Apr 2014  14:50  by CJO

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

Its gone but the views are still good in all directions.

Ballard Down Lookout Post site behind the pillar


Couldn't find it 22nd Mar 2014  00:00  by explorer_olway

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 5/10

No sign of this. Previous logs suggest it's disappeared.


Destroyed 24th Sep 2013  10:15  by Dusty

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

Great location. Only pillar, ancient earthworks and boundary stones survive.


Couldn't find it 2nd Mar 2013  02:10  by Trigger

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 5/10

TP9973 No sign of the lookout post even in the dark!


Not Logged 17th Apr 2011  15:23  by splash

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

First time to this trig the mist was down and no views could be seen.


Couldn't find it 10th Jul 2010  14:42  by jonglew

FB Number: Not logged  Condition: Couldn't find it  Score: 6/10



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