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Flush Bracket OSBM G1584: BP Site, by Portincaple   

N face, NE angle of lodge (old building), W side of road [2GL]; lodge, Arddarroch House, NE angle - on A814; now security house.

Location
Grid reference: NS 2393 9501.
Landranger 56: Loch Lomond & Inveraray.
Explorer 363: Cowal East.
Explorer 364: Loch Lomond North.
Structure: Lodge.
Waypoint: FG1584.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1583 Glenmallan 1.24km to the northeast.
G1585 Portincaple 1.65km to the south.
G1586 Garelochhead, Tigh Na Leigh 3.19km to the south.
G1587 Garelochhead Hotel 4.26km to the south.
G1588 Faslane Port 5.65km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Arrochar, 11.40km to the northeast.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 31.5170 feet [9.6064 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Arrochar to Bowling levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face, NE angle of lodge (old building), W side of road.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st January 2017 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NS 2393 9501. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 3rd September 2012 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 3rd September 2012 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
On gate lodge. Public roadside access. Had seen this on passing, years earlier. Stopped in gateway to locked MoD yard approx 60m to south. FB just outside security fence and in good condition.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/35015031331/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 22nd February 2008 by RHW. Condition: Good.
Lodge at BP entrance: N face NE angle. Roadside, just outside mesh fence.

Visited on 8th September 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 21st March 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NS 239 950. Condition: Good.
On A814 - security house
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