The CC Trig Point bagger thread, now incorporating other interesting geographs

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by Drago, 19 Mar 2017.

  1. PeteXXX

    PeteXXX Cake or ice cream? The choice is endless ...


    A BM on Abington Park Old lodge's on this morning's Santa Run :snowball:
  2. classic33

    classic33 Legendary Member

    He'd never last.
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  3. Heading down Sutton-in-Ashfield, or Newark, tomorrow with SWMBO
    She's doing some consultancy work down there, but still not sure which offices the meeting is at

    Should be quite a few nice BMs/features in Newark (been before, but not for at least 10 years)
    S in A will be a new place to me
  4. Tail End Charlie

    Tail End Charlie Guru

    A few cut bench marks from various trips I've had recently

    Firstly two on opposite sides of the main entrance to Winchester Cathedral



    There was another on Staple Gardens in Winchester, which I thought I had photo'd, but I can't find it, it was just below this sign


    Found it!!!!

    Then one on a church in the main street (Derby Street?) through Leek.

    One on the arch over Eastgate in Chester, just below the fancy clock (second pic)

    Another on Chester Cathedral, with an Xmas star in the background. I was taking a photo with my wife in the background and a passerby asked if I wanted a picture taken with the both of us in the photo, I said "don't be silly, I'm only photographing the bench mark"!

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  5. Dropped her off, at KIngs Mill Hospital (S in A), & drove over to Newark

    Was there for a while. & kept looking, but never saw any benchmarks

    One bench took my eye though, it was in the Castle grounds

    And, this on Church Street, near junction with KirkGate
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  6. biggs682

    biggs682 Smile a mile bike provider

    First new to me benchmark this morning and first for the Falcon .


    On a house in Risely ,Bedfordshire
  7. I know the Newark in Illinois, 800 people, up by Sandwich. Mentioned on the plaque.
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  9. OP

    Drago Guru

    I am Lance Doperstrong! Did not the regular deliveries of jiffy bag packages give the game away?
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  11. Very nice.
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  12. Bobby Mhor

    Bobby Mhor Wasn't born to follow

    Anyone in the Loughton area (Milton Keynes one)
    Just off London Road is the last ever cut mark
    on this pub somewhere
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    in this area

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    SP 8366 3698 84.8441 N 2 3 0.5 1993 1993 NBM MS NE SIDE LONDON RD 17.5M SW CNR PH

    The last cut mark made in 1993....
    (Guess who got the OS Puzzle Book for Xmas)

    anyone willing to hunt it down ?..

    if any info is wrong, eh.......
    It was a big boy made me do it
  13. OP

    Drago Guru

    I know that pub well. I took the current Mrs D there for a nosh up on our first date!
  14. Bobby Mhor

    Bobby Mhor Wasn't born to follow

    Memorable, I see..

    They demolished the place I met Mrs M...
    kinda apt:blush:
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