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Buittle Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NX 8103 6020.
Landranger 84: Dumfries & Castle Douglas.
Explorer 313: Dumfries & Dalbeattie Forest.
GPS network passive station: H1NX8160.
Waypoint: FM0509.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G172 Little Knox 778.27m to the northwest.
G4209 Little Knox 805.29m to the northwest.
G4250 Craignair 1.04km to the northeast.
G171 Buittle Bridge 1.29km to the east.
G170 Dalbeattie 2.23km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dalry, 27.24km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 306.0347 feet [93.2794 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Buittle to Creetown, Buittle to Dalry and Ecclefechan to Buittle levelling lines.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 306.0347 feet [93.2794 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Buittle to Ecclefechan, Creetown to Buittle and Dalry to Buittle levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th December 2012 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NX 8103 6020. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 25th July 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 2nd April 2005 by ian. Condition: Good.
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