Stirling Fundamental Bench Mark
NS 8418 9690.
Landranger 58: Perth to Alloa, Auchterarder.
Explorer 366: Stirling & Ochil Hills West.
Neighbouring Flush Brackets
|G4299||Menstrie 1.29km to the east.|
|G635||Logie Villa 2.16km to the west.|
|G686||Tullibody, St. Serfs Church 2.40km to the southeast.|
|S8942||Balquharn 2.54km to the east.|
|G4300||Tullibody, Forth Brewery 2.98km to the southeast.|
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 42.8090 feet [13.0482 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Milngavie to Stirling and Rosyth to Stirling 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 42.8090 feet [13.0482 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Linlithgow to Stirling and Stirling to Perth levelling lines.
Visited on 17th April 2016 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NS 84180 96900. Condition: Destroyed.
Destroyed by footpath widening. Visited before going to Wallace Monument and then ferry to Arran.
Visited on 14th April 2016 by jonglew. Condition: Destroyed.
Wide new footpath/cycle path constructed, no sign of the FBM. Consensus on T:UK is that it's been destroyed.
Visited on 30th September 2014 by Oelig. Grid reference: NS 8418 9690. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Foot-way recently widened on N side to include cycle-way. Deep drainage ditch N side of fence beside foot-way. Remnants of concrete structure visible behind fence.
Visited on 9th November 2008 by agentmancuso. Grid reference: NS 84188 96894. Condition: Good.
Under hawthorn tree.
Visited on 8th October 2008 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
This is one of those that looks easy on the map - not so, well not when it very near dark! - located north side of road and about 35 meters west of the road juntion - lost in ivy & hawthorn - appears to be in good condition - some great peaks nearby
Visited on 12th October 2000 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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