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Contin Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NH 4639 5576.
Landranger 26: Inverness & Loch Ness, Strathglass.
Explorer 431: Glen Urquhart & Strathglass.
Explorer 437: Ben Wyvis & Strathpeffer.
GPS network passive station: H1NH4655.
Waypoint: FM7181.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1720 Contin, Millbrae 456.51m to the southwest.
G1719 Hill Cottages 1.23km to the southeast.
G1721 Contin, Achilty Hotel 1.60km to the northwest.
G4469 Strathpeffer, Elsick House 2.16km to the northeast.
G1718 Marybank, Post Office 2.66km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Scorguie, 20.48km to the southeast.

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 168.3572 feet [51.3153 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Contin to Achnasheen, Contin to Inverness and Tain to Contin 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 168.3572 feet [51.3153 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Achnasheen to Contin, Contin to Scourgie and Tain to Contin levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th June 2016 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NH 4639 5576. Condition: Good.
Looking great in a well looked after garden.

Visited on 29th November 2014 by Aqueously90. Grid reference: NH 46401 55769. Condition: Good.
Easy to spot - in grassy area in driveway. Didn't get too close, as cars at house. Well maintained.

Visited on 12th June 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th September 2009 by Wolrab. Condition: Good.
Height tag missing.Located in garden.
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