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Tain Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NH 7440 8414.
Landranger 21: Dornoch & Alness, Invergordon & Tain.
Explorer 438: Dornoch & Tain.
GPS network passive station: H1NH7484.
Waypoint: FM7220.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G4387 Potnaculter, Ferry Point 2.11km to the northwest.
G1909 Morangie Cottages 2.79km to the southeast.
G4386 Meikle Ferry 3.34km to the north.
G1948 Edderton 3.52km to the west.
G4374 Cuthill Links 3.59km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Lairg (1946), 28.76km to the northwest.

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 19.2872 feet [5.8787 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Lairg to Tain and Tain to Contin 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 19.2872 feet [5.8787 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daviot to Tain, Helmsdale to Tain, Lairg to Tain and Tain to Contin levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st August 2015 by Dugswell2. Condition: Good.
Easy enough to find.

Visited on 15th November 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 13th August 2011 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 13th August 2011 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Good,
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