User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM G943: Portsoy, St. John's Church   

S face, SW angle of church, N side of Seafield Terrace, Portsoy [2GL]; St Johns Church, NW side of Seafield Terrace, SE face, S angle - i.e. Church of St John the Baptist.

Location
Grid reference: NJ 5877 6593.
Landranger 29: Banff & Huntly, Portsoy & Turriff.
Explorer 425: Huntly & Cullen, Portknockie & Portsoy.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FBG943.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3994 Longside 1.05km to the east.
G944 Scotsmill 2.32km to the east.
G942 Damheads Bridge 2.64km to the south.
G985 Glenglassaugh Distillery 2.68km to the west.
G4668 Dykehead (B9022) 4.18km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Portsoy, 1.48km to the southwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 82.1850 feet [25.0500 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Portsoy to Rosehearty levelling line. The surveyor's description was S face, SW angle of church, N side of Seafield Terrace, Portsoy.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Portsoy to Rosehearty levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th August 2015 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th October 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: NJ 58775 65922. 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 good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3187533

Visited on 30th July 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 2nd July 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NJ 588 660. Condition: Good.
Church, N side of road at bend. S face SW angle.

Visited on 17th June 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NJ 587 659. Condition: Good.
Church

Visited on 11th September 2001 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Church of St John the Baptist, Portsoy. Access over wall. Middle of three churches shown on map.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/23724071082/in/album-72157662157184532/
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk