User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM G294: Walkerburn   

By the side of the A72, Walkerburn.

Location
Grid reference: NT 3616 3713.
Landranger 73: Peebles, Galashiels & Selkirk, Tweed Valley.
Explorer 337: Peebles & Innerleithen.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FBG294.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G293 The Kirna 1.05km to the west.
G336 Innerleithen, Nether Pirn 2.23km to the west.
G4409 Gatehopeknowe Bridge 2.59km to the east.
G291 Innerleithen, School 2.84km to the west.
G295 Holylee 2.89km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Innerleithen, 6.40km to the north.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 488.0750 feet [148.7653 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Innerleithen to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was S face, SW angle of building, N side of road, Walkerburn.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Innerleithen to Hawick levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st October 2016 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 36165 37132. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and remains in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5178004

Visited on 30th July 2015 by dave41. Condition: Good.

Visited on 6th April 2012 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th June 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Have seen this from passing vehicles before but this is my first physical contact. Pavementside access on north side of A72. West end of large stone building. FB in good condition.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/28026707110/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 20th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 361 371. Condition: Good.
N side of A72, S gable SW angle of building at roadside, just W of George Hotel.

Visited on 4th August 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 361 371. Condition: Good.
Lodge ?

Visited on 21st June 2004 by ian. Grid reference: NT 36157 37138. Condition: Good.
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk