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Trigpoint S1801 – Baildon Hill
Sunday, 15 Dec, 2013 – 21:44 | No Comment
Trigpoint S1801 – Baildon Hill

Another trigpoint that is a YOSM location and quite strange as the next pillar is less than a mile away

Caches No’s 3045 to 3071 – The Omega Series
Saturday, 14 Dec, 2013 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3045 to 3071 – The Omega Series

Another Facebook call out was for people to walk round the Omega series of caches near Silkstone (Barnsley) before the Christmas Corroboree event… As it was although many people talked about coming the threats of …

Trigpoint 2959 – Rombalds Moor
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 21:18 | No Comment
Trigpoint 2959 – Rombalds Moor

This trigpoint was another one I had visited before as it’s a YOSM geocache. ¬†On the top of Ilkley Moor with a view right over Wharfedale to the golfball radomes of Menwith Hill

Trigpoint S1872 – Caley Deer Park
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 17:38 | No Comment
Trigpoint S1872 – Caley Deer Park

This trigpoint was one I had visited before to claim as a YOSM geocache. It’s also probably the trigpoint I have visited most times in my life as it’s in the forest park on the …

Grid Square SE1847
Thursday, 12 Dec, 2013 – 12:13 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1847

The Ordnance Survey list has just 1 Benchmark in grid SE1847, which is a normal Cut Mark

Grid Square SE1548
Thursday, 12 Dec, 2013 – 11:57 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1548

The Ordnance Survey list has just 1 Benchmark in grid SE1548, which is a normal Cut Mark

Caches No’s 3042, 3043 & 3044 – Caching on a Dark and Stormy Night
Sunday, 8 Dec, 2013 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3042, 3043 & 3044 – Caching on a Dark and Stormy Night

There was a call out on Facebook for people to join in the quest for a nightcache on Farnhill Moor – which is between Skipton and Keighley
So I met up in the dark and rain …

Grid Square SE1747
Friday, 6 Dec, 2013 – 17:17 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1747

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1747, all of which are normal Cut Marks

Grid Square SE1948
Thursday, 5 Dec, 2013 – 15:38 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1948

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1948, all of which are normal Cut Marks

Grid Square SE1947
Thursday, 5 Dec, 2013 – 14:32 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1947

The Ordnance Survey list has just 1 Benchmark in grid SE1947, which is a Pivot Mark – a Pivot mark being one on the side of a protruding stone where the top surface of the …

Grid Square SE1748
Thursday, 5 Dec, 2013 – 12:32 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1748

The Ordnance Survey list has 3 Benchmarks in grid SE1748, all of which are normal Cut Marks