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Flush Bracket OSBM G170: Dalbeattie   

Buttress, NE face, 11' SW of N angle of Craignair Church.

Location
Grid reference: NX 8306 6112.
Landranger 84: Dumfries & Castle Douglas.
Explorer 313: Dumfries & Dalbeattie Forest.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FBG170.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G169 Barhill 854.75m to the northeast.
G171 Buittle Bridge 945.15m to the southwest.
G4250 Craignair 1.46km to the west.
G168 Edingham Cottages 2.13km to the northeast.
G172 Little Knox 2.78km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Buittle, 2.23km 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 33.1990 feet [10.1191 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Ecclefechan to Buittle levelling line. The surveyor's description was On buttress in N wall of Craignair Church, 11 ft. from NE angle.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Buittle to Ecclefechan levelling line. The surveyor's description was Buttress, NE face, 11' SW of N angle of Craignair Church.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th July 2015 by TrishandJon. Grid reference: NX 8306 6112. Condition: Good.
Still there, visited when looking for the cut mark on the other side of the church.

Visited on 27th September 2013 by wrose. Grid reference: NX 83069 61121. 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/3718228

Visited on 28th December 2012 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NX 8306 6112. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 25th July 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 24th June 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
On left side of church, second buttress from front. Southeast side of road, mapped church with spire. No access problems. FB in good condition.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/28218486673/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 29th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NX 830 611. Condition: Good.
Church, E face, NE angle, on buttress.

Visited on 31st July 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NX 830 611. Condition: Good.
Church
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