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Glenshee Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NO 1403 6062.
Landranger 43: Braemar & Blair Atholl.
Explorer 381: Blairgowrie, Kirriemuir & Glamis.
Explorer 387: Glen Shee & Braemar.
GPS network passive station: H1NO1460.
Waypoint: FM0495.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G844 Drumfork Bridge 905.10m to the southeast.
G1145 Dalnoid 984.78m to the north.
G4411 Mains of Dalrulzion 1.52km to the south.
G843 Dalrulzian 1.69km to the south.
G845 Drumore Cottages 1.71km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Braemar, 31.28km to the north.

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 972.6708 feet [296.4701 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Glenshee to Braemar, Glenshee to Laurencekirk and Perth to Glenshee 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 972.6708 feet [296.4701 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Glenshee to Braemar, Glenshee to Laurencekirk, Perth to Glenshee and Tummel Bridge to Glenshee levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 24th October 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NO 1403 6062. Condition: Good.
Easy find after parking near gate beside A93.

Visited on 16th April 2013 by Jon2. Grid reference: NO 1403 6062. Condition: Good.
Ferocious sheep(!) and pouring rain, but easy to spot and still in good shape.

Visited on 16th April 2013 by TrishS. Grid reference: NO 1403 6062. Condition: Good.
Easy to find near the road and protected by sheep.

Visited on 27th May 2012 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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