User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM 1407: Stretham, 12 Wilburton Road   

Flush Bracket on S.W. corner of cottage, N. side of Long Lane, Stretham [2GL]; FL BR 1407 NO12 WILBURTON RD SW FACE W ANG (Lv:1955, ODN:5.848) - FB reported destroyed - note location corrected to TL 5091 7446 from TL 5096 7448.

Location
Grid reference: TL 5091 7446.
Landranger 143: Ely & Wisbech, Downham Market.
Explorer 226: Ely & Newmarket.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1407.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G656 Wilburton, 89 Stretham Road 1.38km to the west.
S8391 Stretham, Willow Cottage 1.55km to the southeast.
1406 Bridge House 1.56km to the south.
G655 New Stretham Engine House 1.64km to the southeast.
S8397 Holt Fen Railway Bridge 2.20km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wicken, 3.99km to the southeast.

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 19.2080 feet [5.8546 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 S.W. corner of cottage, N. side of Long Lane, Stretham.

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 22nd July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Probably destroyed.

Visited on 20th May 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk