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Aberdeen South Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NJ 9672 0568.
Landranger 38: Aberdeen, Inverurie & Pitmedden.
Explorer 406: Aberdeen & Banchory.
GPS network passive station: H1NJ9605.
Waypoint: FM0489.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G904 Aberdeen, Balnagask 1.08km to the southwest.
G4098 Aberdeen, Abbey Road 1.34km to the west.
G4097 Aberdeen, Poynernook Road 2.33km to the west.
G4108 Aberdeen, Wellington Road 2.61km to the southwest.
G984 Aberdeen, Clair Street 2.75km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Aberdeen North, 4.71km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 37.7337 feet [11.5012 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Laurencekirk to Aberdeen levelling line.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 37.7337 feet [11.5012 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Aberdeen north to Aberdeen south and Aberdeen south to Laurencekirk levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 17th April 2017 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NJ 9672 0568. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 22nd October 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NJ 9672 0568. Condition: Good.
A lovely location.

Visited on 15th October 2005 by clochandighter. Grid reference: NJ 96728 05675. Condition: Good.
Found OK. VGC. The old OSBM plate faces 307°, NW. Modern GPS plate faces 37°, NE. Photographed 15/10/2005, GRP.

Visited on 13th August 1992 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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