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Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Cridden 401m (1315ft)

Summit Feature: Land at or near to summit is also named Cribden Moor on OS maps.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint*, Befour, Britfour, Clem, Four, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SD799240 (10 figure Grid Ref: SD7994724035).
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: 36 - Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines (OS Maps 103)
Latitude: 53.7123486, Longitude: -2.3052847, Height: 401 metres (1315 feet)
Prominence: 60 metres (197 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0401.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 16543)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP1869 'Cribden Hill'* Grid Ref: SD7994724035 Separation: 59m from Hill grid ref.
  * This trigpoint may have been reported missing or destroyed

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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Cribden Hill List & GPS Waypoints:

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  • '0401.-' SD799240 Cridden (401m, p60)
  • * This trigpoint may have been reported missing or destroyed

Member's Comments on Cridden...

  • jonglew says...
  • Pillar destroyed - removed by farmer May 1977
  • WayneMac01 says...
  • From the old mill at Longshoot, followed track to The Halo and then the track along Top of Slate and Cribden Side. Took a right at the scout gates then followed wall to the track along the ridge. Followed this to the top and it's non existent trig pillar.
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Member's Grid References for Cridden...

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Cridden has been climbed by...

alan caine amblerbob Andrew Brown Anton bramley Brunshaw buspass Carole Cheshire Claret Chris Pearson david gradwell DirtbagRunnersE&W Dugswell2 Earby Rambler edgradwell gerrybowes Hands IainT iwardle iwc johnevenden Konnor64 lonesome_cowboy_burt ManofKernow moorsman ngthack oakesave ogirl painterman PeteBoggs Pezzer PM polly rhw Russell Morris SeanyG Sprog staton75 summitsup tithrogel 2011 Topofthemoor vicksey22 WayneMac01 WillHenaghan


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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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