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Cardigan Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: SN 2089 4602.
Landranger 145: Cardigan & Mynydd Preseli.
Explorer 198: Cardigan & New Quay / Aberteifi a Cheinewydd.
GPS network passive station: H1SN2046.
Waypoint: FM7172.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S7800 Llangoedmor 954.83m to the west.
S7799 Rhos-llyn 1.36km to the north.
S7798 Penparc 2.01km to the north.
S0664 Llechryd, School 2.01km to the south.
S0557 Cardigan, St Marys Old School Hall 2.84km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Carmarthen, 31.65km to the southeast.

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 293.5432 feet [89.4720 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Cardigan to Aberystwyth and Haverfordwest to Cardigan levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th May 2016 by jonglew. Grid reference: SN 20890 46029. Condition: Good.
Easy spot in woodland, approx 3.5m from edge of vehicle track on SE side. Height tag has been retained, but is blank. Centre of shot in first photo:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/TrigPoints/2016/20160516-CardiganDyfedFBM1.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/TrigPoints/2016/20160516-CardiganDyfedFBM2.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/TrigPoints/2016/20160516-CardiganDyfedFBM3.jpg

Visited on 12th September 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: SN 20890 46020. Condition: Good.
Took a bit of finding with Alex Cameron and a reluctant Smudge. Initially the second telegrph pole appear invisible but helped when found.

Visited on 3rd May 2015 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SN 2089 4602. Condition: Good.
park up opposite lane to the fbm. walk along path and the fbm is on rhs just after the bungalow in amongst the vegetation

Visited on 21st May 2013 by wrose. Grid reference: SN 20892 46028. Condition: Good.
A somewhat belated entry. Just co-ordinating all my records for FBM's.

Visited on 27th May 2010 by Dusty. Condition: Good.
In vegetation. Photo at http://trigpointinguk-photos.s3.amazonaws.com/071/P71653.jpg
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