Copperthwaite Moor Trig Point

Copperthwaite Moor Trig Point

The Copperthwaite Moor trig point is located on some moorland to the east of Fremington Edge and lies about 750ft outside the boundary of the national park. It was built in 1948 as part of the secondary network of trig points.

Station Name: Copperthwaite Moor
OSGB36 No: NZ42S005
Date Built: 16th March 1948
Levelling Date: 1st June 1948
Historic Use: Secondary
Current Use: None
Height (m): 430.377
Flush Bracket: S4478
TUK Ref No: TP2399
Grid Ref: SE057997
OS Map: OL30
No. of Visits: 2

The trig point can be reached by a shortish bash through the heather from the footpath that runs along the wall above Fremington Edge.

The Copperthwaite Moor trig looking towards Fremington Edge Top
The Copperthwaite Moor trig looking towards Fremington Edge Top

As opposed to the superb valley views from the edge the view from the Copperthwaite Moor trig point is mainly one of distant moors.

The trig point flush bracket
The trig point flush bracket

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