TQ8749 : Trig point in hedge, Boughton Malherbe

taken 9 years ago, near to Boughton Malherbe, Kent, Great Britain

Trig point in hedge, Boughton Malherbe
Trig point in hedge, Boughton Malherbe
This is a triangulation pillar was used in surveying and mapping by the Ordnance Survey. These pillars are now redundant as the OS uses satellite mapping and GPS surveying for updating maps.
Ordnance Survey Trig Point
A triangulation station, also known as a triangulation pillar, trigonometrical station, trigonometrical point, trig station, trig beacon or trig point. Erected by the Ordnance Survey.

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TQ8749, 43 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 14 March, 2009
Category
Triangulation Pillar   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 879 498 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.9978N 0:41.4145E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 880 498
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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