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Flush Bracket OSBM G29: Bargrennan   

E face, 3ft. from SE angle of school at Bargrennan [2GL]; building, N side of road junction, SE face, E angle - on S face of building by fork in road, now private house.

Location
Grid reference: NX 3499 7668.
Landranger 76: Girvan, Ballantrae & Barrhill.
Explorer 310: Glenluce & Kirkcowan.
Structure: School.
Waypoint: FBG29.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G28 Clachaneasy 1.84km to the south.
G30 Cairnderry 3.70km to the northwest.
G27 Glenhapple 5.90km to the southeast.
G31 Creeside 6.50km to the northwest.
G26 Penninghame House 7.67km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Corwar, 8.10km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 179.6470 feet [54.7564 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Creetown to Corwar levelling line. The surveyor's description was E face, 3ft. from SE angle of school at Bargrennan.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th June 2016 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NX 3499 7668. Condition: Good.
Easy spot while Chris Watson was driving me to Glen Trool.

Visited on 28th May 2016 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.

Visited on 1st April 2015 by iainmac. Condition: Good.
Revisit.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16814809868/in/photostream/

Visited on 20th April 2014 by Jon2. Condition: Good.
Still there

Visited on 25th September 2013 by wrose. Grid reference: NX 35000 76686. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in god condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3702750

Visited on 24th April 2010 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Spotted in passing without actually looking for it, was in trig mode. On cottage at junction of roads, facing east to unclassified road. Open public access. FB in good condition.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/31427312773/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 8th December 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NX 3499 7667. Condition: Good.

Visited on 23rd July 2005 by ian. Grid reference: NX 34996 76686. Condition: Good.
House (ex school) at road junction. After SDL
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