Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

The Begwns 415m (1361ft)

Summit Feature: Also recorded on OS maps as Beacon Hill.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Clem, Hump, Marilyn, Pedwar, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SO155444 (10 figure Grid Ref: SO1550144409).
The original GR data for this hill was only accurate to a 6 figure grid reference (c.a 100m).
We have used additional user / trigpoint data to bring it up to 10 figures.

UK Area: 31 - Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye (OS Maps 1:50k 148,161. 1:25k 13N,188.)
Latitude: 52.091562, Longitude: -3.234786, Height: 415 metres (1361 feet)
Prominence: 157 metres (515 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0415.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2199)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP5768 'The Begwns' Grid Ref: SO1548144370 Separation: 36m from Hill grid ref.

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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Andrew Brown Anton Carole Chalky1953 Chris Pearson chriswatson Colin Crawford Des Taylor Dugswell2 GeoffC gerardgreen gerrybowes GordonAdshead iaindbrown IainT Ian Baines Jim.Fothergill jonglew M Stone Margaret marmite micks trigs nordicstar oakesave outlawcatcher patrob Peebs PM rhalstead rhayader_wanderer rhw RichTea russ russie Sprog stevent0809 Ted Richards thenomad Tony J Tonyht Walker Dan


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* The waypoint data in italics is only accurate to a 6 fig grid reference. Click here to learn how to help improve it.
Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams