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Paul Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: SW 4561 2710.
Landranger 203: Land's End & Isles of Scilly, St Ives & Lizard Point.
Explorer 102: Land's End.
GPS network passive station: H1SW4527.
Waypoint: FM7186.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1566 Chyenhal 1.23km to the northwest.
1575 Newlyn, School 1.37km to the north.
1520 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 2 1.64km to the northeast.
1565 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 1 1.80km to the northeast.
1574 Newlyn, Trinity Methodist Chapel 1.82km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Tolcarne, 2.15km to the north.

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 355.4000 feet [108.3259 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newlyn Circuit levelling line.

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 355.4000 feet [108.3259 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newlyn Circuit levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 6th May 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: SW 45610 27100. Condition: Slightly damaged.
Obscured by cars again today. I walked down the bridleway from the TUMP summit.

Visited on 14th December 2014 by FRI. Condition: Good.
Found in good condition beside hedgerow, if driving to FBM watch out for the speed bumps?

Visited on 20th September 2014 by jonglew. Grid reference: SW 45613 27098. Condition: Good.
In hedgerow, becoming overgrown. Opposite vehicle workshop. Height tag missing. Photos at:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2014/20140920-PaulPenzanceCornwallFBM1.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2014/20140920-PaulPenzanceCornwallFBM3.jpg

Visited on 20th September 2009 by Dusty. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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