Halton Height Trig Point

Halton Height Trig Point

The Halton Height trig point is situated on Halton Height, also known as High Crag, between the village of Halton East and Lower Barden Reservoir. It was built in 1949 as part of the third order of trig points.

Station Name: Halton Height
OSGB36 No: SD96T013
Date Built: 15th April 1949
Levelling Date: 1st January 1956
Historic Use: 3rd order
Current Use: None
Height (m): 357.100
Flush Bracket: S5313
TUK Ref No: TP3579
Grid Ref: SE030552
OS Map: OL2
No. of Visits: 2

The trig point is only a few minutes walk from a parking area on the road below and shares the summit with a well built cone shaped cairn. The views are mainly of the moors of mid-Whardedale including Simon’s Seat, the Old Pike and Thorpe Fell.

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