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Nuneaton Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: SP 3400 9318.
Landranger 140: Leicester, Coventry & Rugby.
Explorer 232: Nuneaton & Tamworth.
GPS network passive station: H1SP3493.
Waypoint: FM7180.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
900 Hill House 497.39m to the northeast.
783 Nuneaton, Tuttle Hill 725.60m to the southeast.
G2404 Hartshill 1.11km to the northwest.
899 Caldecote, Riding Stables 1.43km to the northeast.
782 Dumble Hole Bridge 1.47km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Warwick, 28.84km to the south.

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 459.8170 feet [140.1522 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton and Warwick to Nuneaton 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 459.8170 feet [140.1522 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton and Nuneaton to Warwick levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th March 2011 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SP 340 931. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 13th July 2010 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
Standard Playpen with FBM - apprear to be in good condition - uninteresting area - supprised it 3 years since last visit.

Visited on 11th November 2007 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th March 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SP 34001 93192. Condition: Good.
Classic 2GL FBM, complete with green railings. Pillar in excellent conditon, complete with height tag 459.82 ft.
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