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Flush Bracket OSBM 1183: Spice Cottage   

Flush Bracket on cottage, 5 chains S.E. of the Barracks, Milk & Water Drove [2GL]; Red Cross Farm House, SW face, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 2299 9370.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 227: Peterborough.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1183.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1182 King's Delph Gate 1.30km to the northwest.
1184 Eight Roods Farm 1.33km to the east.
1185 Poplars Farm 2.53km to the east.
G659 Horsey Bridge 2.54km to the northwest.
1181 Horsey Bridge 2.54km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Castor, 11.67km to the northwest.

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 6.6650 feet [2.0315 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Wicken levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on cottage, 5 chains S.E. of the Barracks, Milk & Water Drove.

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 24th May 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 2299 9370. Condition: Good.
Spice Cottage, SW face W angle. Inset in rendering, clean. Been meaning to revisit for a while - Result at last :-) Fair bit less vegetation than when I last visited, hence easily found, but still hidden behind shrubs.

Visited on 1st October 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Unknown.
Now known as Spice Cottage; no-one in ; greenery.

Visited on 19th December 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 2299 9370. Condition: Unknown.
1.91m BM on LandLine, WA SWF of building, 14m back from road (not visited, different level suggests may be different BM)
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