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  G/HSP-025 - Stanton Moor

Details
Height 323m
Prominence 110m
Valid From 1 January 2012
Maidenhead Loc. IO93ed
WAB Square SK26
OS Grid Reference SK244628
Summit Feature no feature (cairn has been destroyed)
Lat/Long. 53.1627/-1.63587

Most Recent Activations
G7WKX/P 12/07/2018
2E0YYY 27/05/2018
G7LAS/P 27/05/2018
G7WKX/P 10/04/2018
G7LAS/P 18/12/2016

A large summit with plenty of room for antennae. However it is geologically and historically sensitive with various agencies "protecting" it, so I would avoid the trig point at busy times and be prepared to be asked to leave. Alternatively activate on a weekday in freezing weather and you will not see many people.

Report 1
SK242628 - Room for 4-5 cars at the roadside and there is further parking a bit further south.
From the car go through the gate onto the moor. Follow the track about 150m to a large (15ft high) standing stone (The Cork Stone). Turn left here and head for a large solitary tree. Just before the tree you will see the trig point on your right. Car to trig in under 10 minutes.