SE1060 : Pivot Benchmark on Great Pock Stones

taken 1 month ago, 4 km from Greenhow, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Pivot Benchmark on Great Pock Stones
Pivot Benchmark on Great Pock Stones
An impressive group of Gritstone tors make up Great Pockstones, and on one of the highest boulders there is a pivot benchmark carved out by Captain Tucker or one of his subordinates during the 1st OS Survey Map in 1848-50. It has a recorded height of 1520.1ft
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 20 May, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Moorland  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Benchmark 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1008 6037 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:2.3527N 1:50.8545W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1007 6038
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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