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Daventry Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: SP 5804 6290.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 222: Rugby & Daventry.
GPS network passive station: H1SP5862.
Waypoint: FM7195.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
562 Daventry 680.07m to the south.
556 Daventry, North Street 841.72m to the west.
G2341 Daventry, Police Station 876.18m to the southwest.
563 Daventry 1.08km to the south.
555 Drayton, Braunston Road 1.28km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Warwick, 29.66km to the west.

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 460.1900 feet [140.2659 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daventry to Great Linford and Warwick to Daventry 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 460.1900 feet [140.2659 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daventry to Warwick and Great Linford to Daventry levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th July 2016 by Orlandos_Rat. Grid reference: SP 5804 6290. Condition: Good.
Eventually spotted in someone's garden.

Visited on 17th April 2011 by Dusty. Condition: Good.

Visited on 24th February 2009 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
No one at home at time of visit - so peered through fence - appears to be in good condition - no flowers this time of year

Visited on 10th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 1st November 2004 by Geoboy53. Grid reference: SP 5804 6290. Condition: Good.
FBM is now in a private garden - nicely surrounded by flowers.
(Please seek permission of the owner before attempting to view this BM).
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