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Flush Bracket OSBM 1342: Smith's Green Cottages   

Flush Bracket on front of cottages, N.W. side of road, about 13 chains E. from junction of roads at Smith's Green [2GL]; No 4 Smiths Green Cottages, SE face, 2.4m from S angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 67159 40264.
Landranger 154: Cambridge & Newmarket, Saffron Walden.
Explorer 210: Newmarket & Haverhill.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1342.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1343 Steeple Bumpstead, Water Lane 934.67m to the northeast.
1341 Bulls Bridge Farm 987.76m to the west.
1344 Steeple Bumpstead, Little Bower 1.31km to the northeast.
1345 Blois Farm 1.84km to the northeast.
1340 Blagden Farm 2.65km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Clare, 8.57km to the northeast.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 236.3940 feet [72.0529 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Buntingford to Clare levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on front of cottages, N.W. side of road, about 13 chains E. from junction of roads at Smith's Green.

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 67162 40266. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add. Still there, over-painted white but in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4708221

Visited on 2nd August 2013 by iainmac. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/9435525903/in/photostream/

Visited on 11th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 671 402. Condition: Good.
B1054- No 4 Smiths Green Cottages. N side of B1054, S face of house set back a little from road. partly obscured by shrubs.
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