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Flush Bracket OSBM G1300: Thurso, St George's Street, Tide Gauge Aux 3   

NE face, N angle of building, SW side of St. Georges Street [2GL]; No 3 Sir Georges Street, NE face, N angle (Tide Gauge Aux3).

Location
Grid reference: ND 1168 6822.
Landranger 11: Thurso & Dunbeath.
Landranger 12: Thurso & Wick, John O'Groats.
Explorer 451: Thurso & John o' Groats.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FG1300.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1299 Thurso, Pennyland, Tide Gauge Aux 2 900.00m to the northwest.
G1298 Smithy Cottages 2.48km to the west.
G1301 Stitley 3.01km to the east.
11959 Shalmstry 3.78km to the south.
G1302 Murkle 4.74km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Reay, 22.17km to the west.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Reay to Duncansby Head levelling line. The surveyor's description was NE face, N angle of building, SW side of St. Georges Street.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Reay to Duncansby Head levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st August 2015 by jonglew. Grid reference: ND 11686 68239. Condition: Good.
Shop premises, currently occupied by opticians GA Henderson. Photos at:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2015/20150821-3SirGeorgesStThursoHighlandsFB11-FB1300-1.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2015/20150821-3SirGeorgesStThursoHighlandsFB11-FB1300-2.jpg

Visited on 16th July 2013 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
On street corner. Onlookers standing at bus stop opposite appeared bemused at my photography of this object.

Visited on 18th June 2013 by Jwalker. Condition: Good.
Easy to find on wall of the opticians.

Visited on 18th June 2013 by coineanach. Condition: Good.
Just across street from bus stop where bus from Inverness set me down.

Visited on 13th July 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 1st September 2007 by jochta. Grid reference: ND 11686 68229. Condition: Good.
Corner of St George's Street and Brabster Street. Easy drive-by spot. http://maps.jochta.com/benchmarks.php?id=284

Visited on 28th June 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ND 116 682. Condition: Good.
Optometrist, N angle NE face, roadside, SW side of road opposite church. SE of traffic lights.

Visited on 2nd July 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: ND 116 682. Condition: Good.
Optometrist
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