Bromsgrove Fundamental Bench Mark
SO 9867 6948.
Landranger 139: Birmingham & Wolverhampton.
Explorer 204: Worcester & Droitwich Spa.
Neighbouring Flush Brackets
|466||Tardebigge, Bridge 55 497.39m to the southeast.|
|G2248||Tutnall, Dusthouse Lane 554.71m to the northeast.|
|503||Tutnall, Whitegates 759.61m to the north.|
|467||Tardebigge, Bridge 54 1.14km to the south.|
|504||Tardebigge 1.43km to the northeast.|
Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 371.5150 feet [113.2378 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Bromsgrove to Suckley and Bromsgrove to Warwick levelling lines.
Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 371.5150 feet [113.2378 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Bromsgrove to Warwick and Church Stretton to Bromsgrove levelling lines.
Visited on 22nd August 2015 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SO 9867 6948. Condition: Good.
In good order
Visited on 7th March 2015 by jonglew. Grid reference: SO 98677 69485. Condition: Good.
Roadside, but well hidden as being overhung by large amount of ivy, although playpen is mainly clear. Good condition with height tag in place - 371.51FT just about readable. OS Surface Block few metres to E. Photos at:
Visited on 12th February 2011 by Shantavira. Condition: Good.
Ivy bush hides FBM from the road, but access and area within railings recently cleared of all ivy
Visited on 29th June 2009 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
Completely covered - walked passed it several times! - Finally crawled on my hands and knees through a small tunnel in the ivy - FBM good condition as you would expect this well hidden.
Visited on 12th May 2005 by desperate dan. Condition: Good.
Just about visible in ivy bush
Visited on 9th December 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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