SX0986 : Stone slab stile near Penpethy

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Trewarmett, Cornwall, Great Britain

Stone slab stile near Penpethy
Stone slab stile near Penpethy
This unusual stile provides access to a right of way that leads towards Tintagel. It has been reinforced by a modern wooden version behind.

The stile has an OS benchmark cut into its face (thanks to Alan Murray-Rust for pointing this out). From the OS web site, the Benchmark Details are as follows:

Position: SX 0935 8614
Mark Type: Cut Mark
Description: C STILE NW SIDE RD JUNC SE FACE 21.8M SW JUNC BANKS PRODN BANK OPP ON SW SIDE RD
Height: 265.5347 (this still agrees with the 1:50000 spot height at this location - 265 m)
Datum: Newlyn
Verified Year: 1975
Height above ground: 0.5m
This BM is no longer maintained by the OS.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 3 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 July, 2007
Category
Stile   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 0935 8614 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:38.6208N 4:41.8720W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 0936 8613
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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