Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Ridlees Cairn 412m (1352ft)

Summit Feature: Triangulation pillar with 412.089m flush bracket height on summit area.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Befour, Britfour, Four, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: NT840042 (10 figure Grid Ref: NT8404904262).
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: 33 - The Scottish Border to the River Tyne (OS Maps 80)
Latitude: 55.332152, Longitude: -2.2529635, Height: 412 metres (1352 feet)
Prominence: 40 metres (131 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0412.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 15949)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP5072 'Ridlees Cairn' Grid Ref: NT8404904262 Separation: 79m 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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* 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


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