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Arundel Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: TQ 0038 0980.
Landranger 197: Chichester & The South Downs, Bognor Regis & Arundel.
Explorer 121: Arundel & Pulborough.
GPS network passive station: H1TQ0009.
Waypoint: FM7144.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2514 Whiteways Lodge 911.98m to the north.
2513 Dalepark House 2.54km to the west.
2515 Arundel, London Road 2.90km to the southeast.
2516 Arundel, White Hart PH 3.28km to the southeast.
2512 Slindon Common 4.13km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Fareham, 39.41km to the west.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 411.1110 feet [125.3066 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Arundel to Alfriston and Fareham to Arundel levelling lines.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 411.1110 feet [125.3066 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Alfriston to Arundel, Arundel to Croydon and Arundel to Fareham levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 30th April 2016 by Orlandos_Rat. Grid reference: TQ 0038 0980. Condition: Good.
Good parking opposite where the FBM is sited. It's in good condition with the height plate still in place.

Visited on 10th June 2013 by jonglew. Grid reference: TQ 00384 09807. Condition: Good.
Good roadside parking across the road from the FBM opposite the gates to the Duchess Lodge. FBM was clear of the undergrowth today. Height tag still present with very light engraving.

Visited on 10th July 2011 by mickandkim. Grid reference: TQ 003 098. Condition: Good.
4 meters on left up footpath

Visited on 5th August 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: TQ 00381 09802. Condition: Good.
Classic 2GL FBM, in excellent condition, complete with height tag 411.11 ft. Hiding in vegetation.

Visited on 19th September 2005 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
Located in the hedge, at side of footpath, completly covered with brambles, easy to locate as opposite one of the gates to the castle grounds

Visited on 2nd April 2004 by 68 Guns. Condition: Good.

Visited on 22nd March 2003 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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