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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and Benchmarks
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This category is for survey monuments and historical important benchmarks located in Europe.
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In this category you can log monuments for the history of survey, historical important benchmarks (not every boundary stone), triangulation points and everything related to the history of land survey.

Many of them are over a hundred years old and have their own special historical significance. This category includes: geodetic survey monuments, cadastral survey monuments, geographic survey monuments, boundary monuments, border monuments, other types of survey monuments , triangulation points and historical important benchmarks.
Instructions for Posting a European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and Benchmarks Waymark:
1. A closeup photo of the monument/benchmark is required
2. A description (to-reach) of how to locate the monument/benchmark is required in the long description field.
3. Coordinates based on reading your GPS receiver are required. You must use WGS84 datum.
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1. A closeup photo of the monument is required.
2. A 'distant' photo including the monument in the view is recommended.
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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1282

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1283

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1284

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 128x

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1288

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksSnowdon Summit - Monument - Snowdonia, Wales.

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Triangulation Pillar with a difference. It must be the most visited Trig point in the World. On a clear day you can see Snowdonia National Park, & 4 countries. Located at the peak of the tallest mountain in Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBenchmark, St Andrew - South Lopham, Norfolk

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Cut benchmark on the south east corner of the St Andrew's church, South Lopham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBenchmark, St Botolph's Chapel - Botesdale, Suffolk

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Cut benchmark on the North East corner of this little chapel of ease in Botesdale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1289

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBudapest Szintezése 1290

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Budapest benchmark with unique ID.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ramgab

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksFlush Bracket - Grove Hill, Harrow-on-the-Hill, London, UK

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This flush bracket is attached to the north east face of the Art School at its eastern corner. The school is on the north west side of Grove Hill but is above street level and is identifiable by reliefs of Reynolds and Hogarth on its face.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/15/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksFlush Bracket S5244 - St Martin - Lewannick, Cornwall

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Flush bracket on west face, south west angle of projection of St. Martins Church, Lewannick

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark - St Mary's Church, Watford, Herts, UK

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This mark is cut into the stonework of St Mary's church that stands between Church Street and High Street. The mark is on the Church Street (west) face on the south west buttress of the tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksIron Scale - St. Lorenz Kirche - Nürnberg, Germany, BY

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On the left hand of the main entrance to the St. Lorenz Kirche, a Gothic church in the center of Nürnberg, Germany, Bayern exists a historical Iron Scale (German: Eiserner Maßstab) which indicates an ancient messurement standard from the 15th century

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: 6/10/2015

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBenchmark - St John the Baptist - Keyston, Cambridgeshire

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Cut benchmark on west angle, south face of church tower, St John the Baptist, Keyston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBenchmark, St Mary - Stow-cum-Quy, Cambridgeshire

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Cut benchmark on the west corner of St Mary's church tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksFlush Bracket and Triangulation Pillar - Hilly Fields Park, London, UK

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This triangulation pillar is located at the top of Hilly Fields Park in Lewisham, London. The flush bracket is on the north face of the pillar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksFlush Bracket - Lewisham Way, London, UK

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This flush bracket is attached to the parapet of a bridge that carries Lewisham Way over railway lines. The bracket is on the south side of the bridge at the junction with Tyrwhitt Road in Lewisham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksFlush Bracket - St John's Church, Lewisham Way, London, UK

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This flush bracket is attached to the St John's Vale face of St John's Church at its western corner near the junction with Lewisham Way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksBoundary pole Delftse Hout

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Natural stone boundary marker for marking the municipal boundaries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 5/27/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark and Bolt - Kew Road, Richmond, London, UK

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This mark is cut into the brickwork of St John's church on the south east side of Kew Road in Richmond.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/27/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark - Richmond Lock, London, UK

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This mark is cut into the stone base of a brick pillar at the foot of the northern set of stairs leading to the pedestrian footbridge across the River Thames.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/25/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark - Cholmondeley Walk, Richmond, London, UK

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This mark is cut into the brickwork of a railway viaduct that crosses Cholmondeley Walk in Richmond. The mark is on the south east face of the viaduct.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/25/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark - Riverside, Richmond, London, UK

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This mark is cut into stonework that forms a wall on the north east side of Riverside at the junction with Friars Lane in Richmond.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/25/2015

last visited: never

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European Historic Survey Stones, Monuments and BenchmarksCut Bench Mark - Richmond Bridge, Richmond, London, UK

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This mark is cut into the stonework of the bridge's parapet. It is on the north west side of the bridge at its centre point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/21/2015

last visited: never

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