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Lochgilphead Fundamental Bench Mark   

SE side of A83 road, 39m SW from junction of wall and fence, 23m SE from E side of gate.

Location
Grid reference: NR 8721 8512.
Landranger 55: Lochgilphead & Loch Awe.
Explorer 358: Lochgilphead & Knapdale North.
GPS network passive station: H1NR8785.
Waypoint: FM7151.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S8337 Castleton 1.07km to the east.
G4124 Kilmory Castle Lodge 1.43km to the northwest.
G4125 Lochgilphead, Council Offices 2.99km to the north.
G4275 Port Ann 3.75km to the northeast.
G4126 Lochgilphead, Crinan Canal 3.85km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Gourock, 37.54km to the east.

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 72.2802 feet [22.0310 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Arrochar to Lochgilphead and Lochgilphead to Connel levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st January 2017 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NR 8721 8512. Condition: Slightly damaged.
In good order
To right of pine trees in fenced area and find angle timber brace on fence post and two metal posts there is a blue gas bottle to right of FBM

Visited on 1st October 2011 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Third time lucky. Blurb T/F.

Visited on 10th October 2009 by Calico. Condition: Slightly damaged.
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