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Flush Bracket OSBM G946: Banff, South Castle Street   

W face, 33' from SW angle of building, E side of South Castle Street, Banff [2GL]; No 4 South Castle Street, W face, 10.5m from SW angle - now Bodies of Banff, photographers.

Location
Grid reference: NJ 6887 6402.
Landranger 29: Banff & Huntly, Portsoy & Turriff.
Explorer 426: Banff, Macduff & Turriff.
Structure: Shop.
Waypoint: FBG946.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G947 Macduff, Nichols Brae 1.69km to the northeast.
G945 Inverboyndie 2.31km to the west.
G3995 Macduff, Buchan Street 2.52km to the east.
11232 Moss Side 4.01km to the southeast.
G948 Silverhillocks Bridge 4.26km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Portsoy, 11.49km to the west.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 77.4910 feet [23.6193 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Portsoy to Rosehearty levelling line. The surveyor's description was W face, 33' from SW angle of building, E side of South Castle Street, Banff.

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 6th October 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: NJ 68876 64019. 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/3187818

Visited on 9th November 2011 by Beano. Condition: Good.
streetside

Visited on 29th July 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there. Opp Boyndie Street.

Visited on 13th October 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Good.

Visited on 2nd July 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NJ 688 640. Condition: Good.
Photo shop, SE quadrant of jct. W face, 10m from SW angle, by door, streetside.

Visited on 22nd June 2004 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.

Visited on 17th June 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NJ 688 640. Condition: Good.
Bodies of Banff - photographers
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