NC5365 : Trigpoint, Ben Hutig

4 km from Midfield, Highland, Great Britain

Trigpoint, Ben Hutig
Trigpoint, Ben Hutig
In a quartzite enclosure, a welcome shelter from the cold wind blowing in from Greenland today.

The enclosure and other walled ruins nearby are the remains of a Colby Camp. Beinn Hutig was one of the survey stations for the first trigonometric surveys of Great Britain.
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Monday, 17 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 5 May, 2006
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
p150 Hill (from Tags)
Ben Hutig 
Trig Point   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 538 652 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:33.0133N 4:30.8425W
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Colby Camp  Summit  Cairn  Triangulation Station 

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