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Flush Bracket OSBM 700: Swannington, The Hollies   

Flush Bracket on E. face of building, The Hollies, W. side of road [2GL] - tentative identification of location; FB reported destroyed 11/09/1945.

Grid reference: SK 4127 1575.
Landranger 129: Nottingham & Loughborough, Melton Mowbray.
Explorer 245: The National Forest.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB700.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
699 Swannington, opposite Smithy 537.12m to the northeast.
701 Hoo Ash Farm 818.41m to the southwest.
698 Swannington Common 1.22km to the north.
702 Ravenstone, Swannington Road 1.41km to the south.
697 Swannington, White House 1.97km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 9.73km 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 461.3060 feet [140.6061 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 E. face of building, The Hollies, W. side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th September 2008 by RodS. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Roadside building, now garage, is rendered, but is not now associated with The Hollies. Another possible locatrion is on outbuildings to rear of The Hollies, with material piled against walls; may be worthy of further inspection if have more time. FB does not seem to have been shown on any maps.

Visited on 3rd December 2005 by RodS. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Probably roadside building, now garage, but no sign of FB. Does not seem to be shown on any maps, either.

Visited on 8th January 2005 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
The Hollies and roadside garage rendered.
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