Lisnaskea : Cross

CountyFermanagh
Grid RefH 363 338
Longitude7° 26' 34.87" W
Latitude54° 15' 6.06" N
ITM east480366
ITM north584435
Nearest TownLisnaskea (0.1 Km)
OS Sheet27
UTM zone29U
UTM x449041
UTM y5761192
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Visit Notes

Sunday, 5th May 2002

There is not a lot to say about this cross base apart from commenting on the not very nice new cross on the top and the VERY nice depiction of Adam And Eve carved on the one face.

The Adam And Eve carving is very similar to a lot of others in the area.

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About Coordinates Displayed

This is an explanation of (and a bit of a disclaimer for) the coordinates I provide.

Where a GPS figure is given this is the master for all other coordinates. According to my Garmin these are quite accurate.

Where there is no GPS figure the 6 figure grid reference is master for the others. This may not be very accurate as it could have come from the OS maps and could have been read by eye. Consequently, all other cordinates are going to have inaccuracies.

The calculation of Longitude and Latitude uses an algorithm that is not 100% accurate. The long/lat figures are used as a basis for calculating the UTM & ITM coordinates. Consequently, UTM & ITM coordinates are slightly out.

UTM is a global coordinate system - Universal Transverse Mercator - that is at the core of the GPS system.

ITM is the new coordinate system - Irish Transverse Mercator - that is more accurate and more GPS friendly than the Irish Grid Reference system. This will be used on the next generation of Irish OS maps.

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