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Flush Bracket OSBM 1343: Steeple Bumpstead, Water Lane   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of cottage, S.E. side of road, 3 chains S.W. from junction of road to Steeple Bumpstead [2GL]; [TL15]; Water Lane, house, centre of NW face.

Location
Grid reference: TL 6768 4104.
Landranger 154: Cambridge & Newmarket, Saffron Walden.
Explorer 210: Newmarket & Haverhill.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1343.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1344 Steeple Bumpstead, Little Bower 374.43m to the northeast.
1342 Smith's Green Cottages 934.67m to the southwest.
1345 Blois Farm 955.25m to the northeast.
1341 Bulls Bridge Farm 1.81km to the southwest.
1346 Rylands Farm 2.24km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Clare, 7.74km 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 205.3940 feet [62.6041 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 N.W. face of cottage, S.E. side of road, 3 chains S.W. from junction of road to Steeple Bumpstead.

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 67688 41056. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there in the condition previously described.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4708077

Visited on 21st May 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: TL 6768 4106. Condition: Good.
Spotted in passing.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16840411508/

Visited on 6th February 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 676 410. Condition: Good.
Steeple Bumpstead- 5 Water Lane. NW face near W corner of cottage, SE side of road by ford. Roadside, house rendered, FB painted but clearly legible
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