SK5644 : Sunrise Hill Triangulation pillar

taken 9 years ago, near to Bulwell, Nottingham, Great Britain

Sunrise Hill Triangulation pillar
Sunrise Hill Triangulation pillar
Considerable force must have been used to knock the pillar down, but it does give an insight into the construction of a pillar, with the embedded brass datum stud now exposed to view
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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SK5644, 60 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 March, 2009
Category
Triangulation Pillar   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5642 4457 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.7297N 1:9.6509W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5642 4457
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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