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Flush Bracket OSBM 1406: Bridge House   

Flush Bracket on N.E. corner of the Bridge House B.H., N.W. side of river [2GL]; Bridge House, Green End, NE face, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 5148 7301.
Landranger 154: Cambridge & Newmarket, Saffron Walden.
Explorer 226: Ely & Newmarket.
Structure: Pub / Hotel.
Waypoint: FB1406.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G655 New Stretham Engine House 200.00m to the east.
S8391 Stretham, Willow Cottage 862.15m to the northeast.
1195 Fidwell Fen Farm 1.32km to the southeast.
S8238 Railway Farm 1.38km to the southeast.
1407 Stretham, 12 Wilburton Road 1.56km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wicken, 2.84km to the east.

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 11.2820 feet [3.4388 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 N.E. corner of the Bridge House B.H., N.W. side of river.

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 51485 73020. Condition: Good.
Still there. 'Porthole' recessed in rendering. House painted in a 'natty' shade of pink. Householder kindly allowed me a close-up photograph.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4450423

Visited on 11th October 2014 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 3rd October 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: TL 51490 73011. Condition: Good.

Visited on 4th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 515 730. Condition: Good.
Stretham - Bridge House. E face by downpipe behind vegetn. former BH (2GL)/pub. Part covered by rendering
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