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Flush Bracket OSBM 697: Swannington, White House   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of house, 4 chains W. from the New Inn, Swannington [2GL]; White House, NE side of road, NW face, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 4116 1772.
Landranger 129: Nottingham & Loughborough, Melton Mowbray.
Explorer 245: The National Forest.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB697.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
698 Swannington Common 841.72m to the southeast.
696 Gelsmoor, The Cottage 891.96m to the northwest.
695 Newbold, School 1.48km to the northwest.
699 Swannington, opposite Smithy 1.52km to the south.
694 Newbold, Forest Terrace 1.94km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 8.01km 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 386.7560 feet [117.8832 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. face of house, 4 chains W. from the New Inn, Swannington.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th June 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
inset into white render and painted white

Visited on 8th September 2005 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 4116 1772. Condition: Good.
The White House (by name as well as nature), NW wall at W angle. NE side of Zion Hill. BM 116.54m on LandLine. FB painted white to match house. Owner interested to know purpose of FB and the height thereof, and now keen to look after FB.

Visited on 18th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 411 178. Condition: Good.
Peggs Green. NE side of rd, on W corner, NW face of white house. House and FB white
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