Tow Scar Trig Point

Tow Scar Trig Point

The Tow Scar trig point is situated on one of the limestone scars at the southern end of Gragareth and was built in 1949 as part of the third order of trig points.

Station Name: Tow Scar
OSGB36 No: SD47T048
Date Built: 1st May 1949
Levelling Date: 1st June 1950
Historic Use: 3rd order
Current Use: None
Height (m): 383.133
Flush Bracket: S5397
TUK Ref No: TP6551
Grid Ref: SD684760
OS Map: OL2
No. of Visits: 1

The Tow Scar trig point can be reached using a track between the Kingsdale Road and Turbary Road. The view is particularly extensive looking south towards the northern Bowland Fells. Also in the view is the striking outline of Ingleborough.

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