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Flush Bracket OSBM G655: New Stretham Engine House   

Flush Bracket on S. face, S.E. angle New Stretham Engine House, S.W. of Stow Bridge Farm - 8.971' [Wicken to Castor] [Ouse Catchment Ref. Pt. No. 17]; Stretham Old Engine, Green End, SE face, E angle.

Grid reference: TL 5168 7301.
Landranger 154: Cambridge & Newmarket, Saffron Walden.
Explorer 226: Ely & Newmarket.
Structure: Pumping station.
Waypoint: FBG655.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1406 Bridge House 200.00m to the west.
S8391 Stretham, Willow Cottage 715.05m to the northeast.
1195 Fidwell Fen Farm 1.14km to the southeast.
S8238 Railway Farm 1.26km to the southeast.
1407 Stretham, 12 Wilburton Road 1.64km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wicken, 2.65km to the east.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Wicken to Castor levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 51682 73019. Condition: Good.
As others have described. Mid-week out of season visit so no one to ask but gates were open. So guess what I did!. In brickwork and in excellent condition.

Visited on 11th October 2014 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there. Vis over back fence.

Visited on 10th December 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 5171 7303. Condition: Good.
S face, SE angle Stretham Old Engine House. In back garden. Open monthly 2nd Sunday, 1330 -1700, £2, As of 12 Dec06 it was closed until Good Friday 2007 (but FB visible over the back fence, partly obscured by plants)

Visited on 4th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 517 730. Condition: Unknown.
Stretham Old Engine. Flush Bracket on S. face, S.E. angle New Stretham Engine House, S.W. of Stow Bridge Farm.. Inaccessible at time of visit - Rear of Engine House - in private garden. Opens monthly, 2nd Sunday 1.30-5, £2
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