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Daviot Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NH 72477 41191.
Landranger 27: Nairn & Forres, River Findhorn.
Explorer 416: Inverness, Culloden Moor & Loch Ness.
GPS network passive station: H1NH7241.
Waypoint: FM0487.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1028 Bogbain 1.72km to the west.
G1191 Daviot, Church 1.76km to the south.
G1192 Craggie 2.04km to the south.
G1027 Mains of Nairnside 2.40km to the northeast.
G4249 Daviot Bridge 2.54km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Scorguie, 9.43km 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 630.0582 feet [192.0417 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daviot to Newtonmore, Daviot to Spean Bridge and Elgin to Daviot 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 630.0582 feet [192.0417 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dalwhinnie to Daviot, Daviot to Elgin, Daviot to Tain, Loch Tarff to Daviot and Scourguie to Daviot levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th September 2015 by Orlandos_Rat. Condition: Good.
Found whilst on a tour of Scotland.

Visited on 29th July 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NH 72477 41191. Condition: Good.
Roadside in vegetation behind wall 80 metres east of layby parking.

Visited on 25th October 2014 by Aqueously90. Grid reference: NH 72477 41191. Condition: Good.
Easy to find, grabbed on my way home from Culloden. There is a layby around 80m to the west (if that), which offers good access. It's now on the road-side of the fence.

Visited on 6th August 2011 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
In field, west side of road. Just south of first northbound passing place, north of pylon lines crossing.

Visited on 15th July 2008 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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