Hunter Bark Trig Point

Hunter Bark Trig Point

The Hunter Bark trig point is situated on a modest hill of the same name between Settle and Long Preston and was built in 1949 as part of the third order of trig points.

Station Name: Hunter Bark
OSGB36 No: SD96T018
Date Built: 26th June 1949
Levelling Date: 1st June 1951
Historic Use: 3rd order
Current Use: None
Height (m): 315.468
Flush Bracket: S5436
TUK Ref No: TP4069
Grid Ref: SD826610
OS Map: OL2
No. of Visits: 1

The trig point sits on a small patch of grass surrounded by patches of reeds. There is a fine view north north up Ribblesdale towards Three Peaks country.

The Hunter Bark Trig Point looking towards Ingleborough
The Hunter Bark Trig Point looking towards Ingleborough

The trig point can be accessed fairly easily by using a gate at the junction of the Pennine Bridleway with the public footpath leading down to Mearbeck.

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