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1GL Bolt: Nairn, Town Hall   

Bolt in South face of tower of Nairn Gaol ; 3.55 ft. above centre of road [1GL, Inverness to Aberdeen, Mark No. 53]; PA BOLT TH TWR S ANG SE FACE (ODN 15.1264m, AGL 1.0m).

Location
Grid reference: NH 8838 5652.
Landranger 27: Nairn & Forres, River Findhorn.
Structure: Public building.
Waypoint: BT0796.

Neighbouring Bench Marks
BM Nairn, High Street, Milestone, Forres 10½ 36.06m to the northeast.
BM Nairn, King Street 94.34m to the northwest.
BM Nairn, Falconers Lane 114.02m to the west.
BM Nairn, #1 Gordon Street 120.42m to the northeast.
BM Nairn, #11 Leopard Street 165.53m to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daviot, 22.09km to the southwest.

First Primary Levelling, Scotland (1844-60)
This bench mark was used during the First primary levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 49.3730 feet [15.0489 metres] above mean sea level (Liverpool datum). It was included on the Inverness to Aberdeen levelling line. The surveyor's description was No. 53. Bolt in South face of tower of Nairn Gaol ; 3.55 ft. above centre of road (p153).

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd September 2014 by thejackrustles. Condition: Good.
Spotted today whilst at the town house for a meeting
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3176535

Visited on 1st October 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: NH 88384 56504. Condition: Good.
At the described location. I can confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3176535

Visited on 14th November 2009 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th March 2008 by iainmac. Grid reference: NH 8838 5652. Condition: Good.
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