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Achnasheen Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: NH 1587 5844.
Landranger 25: Glen Carron & Glen Affric.
Explorer 435: An Teallach & Slioch, Kinlochewe.
Explorer 436: Beinn Dearg & Loch Fannich.
GPS network passive station: H1NH1558.
Waypoint: FM0485.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1731 Strath Bran 1.76km to the east.
G1730 By Dosmuckeran 4.81km to the northeast.
G1729 Rosebank 7.58km to the east.
G1732 By Loch Sgamhain 8.00km to the southwest.
G1733 Loan Bridge 9.08km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Contin, 30.64km to the east.

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 517.5511 feet [157.7496 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Achnasheen to Ullapool, Contin to Achnasheen and Dornie to Achnasheen levelling lines.

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 517.5511 feet [157.7496 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Achnasheen to Contin, Achnasheen to Ullapool and Dornie to Achnasheen levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th September 2014 by thejackrustles. Condition: Good.
Quick find once we'd jumped over the fence

Visited on 22nd June 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 14th September 2006 by Wolrab. Condition: Good.
Height tag missing. Located in boggy ground.
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