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Wolsingham Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NZ 0906 3814.
Landranger 92: Barnard Castle & surrounding area.
Explorer OL31: North Pennines - Teesdale & Weardale.
Explorer 307: Consett & Derwent Reservoir.
GPS network passive station: H1NZ0938.
Waypoint: FM0513.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2260 Wolsingham, Market Hall 1.67km to the southwest.
2270 Wolsingham, Bridge 2.06km to the southwest.
G3176 West Field House Farm 2.81km to the west.
2298 Travellers Rest 2.87km to the north.
S9213 Tow Law 3.04km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Forcett, 27.16km 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 845.6770 feet [257.7623 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Forcett to Wolsingham, Wolsingham to Hexham and Wolsingham to Kirkby Stephen 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 845.6770 feet [257.7623 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hexham to Wolsingham and Wolsingham to Forcett levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 30th April 2016 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NZ 0906 3814. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 24th June 2010 by OliverT. Condition: Good.
Great condition, eventually found it hidden under a layer of vegetation.

Visited on 12th October 2009 by wrose. Grid reference: NZ 09063 38144. Condition: Good.
A retrospective entry of my FBM visits already recorded on Trigpointing UK.

Visited on 25th April 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: NZ 09064 38145. Condition: Good.
Classic 2GL FBM, in excellent condition, complete with height tag 845.68 ft.

Visited on 7th September 2004 by drums4monty. Grid reference: NZ 09064 38141. Condition: Good.
Found this a while ago now, logged on Trigpoint UK but did not know of Bench Mark Database till recently.

Visited on 6th March 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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