Birmingham & Wolves Landmark Challenge 2016

Clues to the various locations for the Landmark Challenge.

Work out the locations around the UK, ride your Triumph to each of them and take a photo of it there, send in your entry!

The Rules:

  1. Work out the location of the "Landmark" from the given clue and grid reference.
  2. The good bit. Ride your Triumph to the location and simply photograph your pride and joy there as proof of achievement.
  3. Sent your entry before the end of the year comprising photographs, cheque for £5.00 payable to 'Bham and Wolves TOMCC', and an SSAE to:
    Landmark Challenge, 2 Waterworks House, Cresswell Lane, Cresswell, STOKE-ON-TRENT, ST11 9RE.

The Clues:

  • No.

    OS Sheet

    Grid Ref

    Clue

  • 1

    150

    SO868296

    Paddle Chaos (anagram)

  • 2

    149

    SO721631

    Ready, steady, go uphill.

  • 3

    164

    SP397155

    These mosaics have been here some time….

  • 4

    160

    SO045065

    Joe's Ferrous residence

  • 5

    195

    SZ232964

    See Sammy's shiny stuff.

  • 6

    162

    SO528125

    Thin Myke (anagram)

  • 7

    179

    TR353643

    End of the invasion for this norseman

  • 8

    179

    TR235470

    racing around in Kent

  • 9

    178

    TR002609

    French house of God.

  • 10

    178

    TQ898761

    bigger and older than AA or AAA

  • 11

    177

    TQ557868

    Pure wills mind mint (anagram)

  • 12

    187

    TQ090585

    Wave a flag to send a signal

  • 13

    157

    SM932104

    Unwelcome French visit in 1797

  • 14

    145

    SN269415

    Bob around in a round thing

  • 15

    187

    TQ080610

    Remember the transport of delight from Flanders & Swann

  • 16

    186

    SU669354

    Steam along with Rorippa nasturtium - aquaticum

  • 17

    185

    SU300391

    Remember how Tommies got airborne

  • 18

    182

    ST459418

    A home to Neptune's neighbours

  • 19

    41

    NN083591

    Dead centre of the Loch?

  • 20

    181

    SS815362

    Iceland Badger R. (anagram)

  • 21

    43

    NN876653

    At the daily grind since the 1590's

  • 22

    188

    TQ725335

    Mine purge tubby Ed (anagram)

  • 23

    199

    TQ558218

    spinning in the breeze, holding a crucifix

  • 24

    197

    SU972194

    Started pumping in 1782

  • 25

    184

    ST939263

    The only hexagonal one in the country

  • 26

    153

    SP227715

    Home of the Cromwells and Sandwiches.

  • 27

    191

    SX743899

    Fling big deer (anagram)

  • 28

    180

    SS530123

    You can see the pressure getting to you

  • 29

    154

    TL515730

    Steam up to drain the fens

  • 30

    155

    TL803466

    Swig some Suffolk Plonk

  • 31

    144

    TL898786

    Home to the Dukes of Grafton for over 350 years

  • 32

    125

    SH846155

    Million mire (anagram)

  • 33

    118

    SJ635525

    Half doll rod (anagram)

  • 34

    108

    SJ224866

    guiding sailors since 1841

  • 35

    105

    SE470321

    They have the kettle on specially for you.

  • 36

    130

    SK911358

    what a wonderful water supply

  • 37

    158

    TM338854

    Maybe stronger than holy water.

  • 38

    116

    SH802753

    You could hunt some tv salvage here.

  • 39

    118

    SJ773732

    Patton's wartime billet.

  • 40

    110

    SK293988

    Water powered metal bashing since the 1700s

  • 41

    103

    SD694217

    Built 1867, the tallest around.

  • 42

    110

    SE259113

    Get pulled along behing a hawk, fox, owl or badger.

  • 43

    98

    SD698968

    The pub with no beer

  • 44

    93

    NZ209155

    Very old barracks

  • 45

    58

    NT065940

    Race around the mount that bangs

  • 46

    72

    NT186405

    Old soldiers in a row?

  • 47

    70

    NS432273

    Where Robert Burns formed a debating club

  • 48

    74

    NT933384

    Steam along the most northerly little tracks in England

  • 49

    50

    NN079269

    The Hollow Mountain, powering for 50 years.

  • 50

    42

    NN507874

    AKA Glen Bogle