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Flush Bracket OSBM 1436: Langburnshiels   

Flush Bracket on S. face of building at Longburnshiels [2GL]; SW building, Langburnshiels, SW face.

Location
Grid reference: NT 5338 0407.
Landranger 79: Hawick & Eskdale, Langholm.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1436.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2364 Whiterope Sidings 3.99km to the south.
1437 Cogsmill, Post Office 4.84km to the north.
G2363 Cogsmill, School 4.92km to the north.
1435 Whitropefoot 6.32km to the south.
G2362 New Mill 7.23km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 9.51km 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 817.7590 feet [249.2529 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newcastleton to Hawick levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of building at Longburnshiels.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Hawick to Newcastleton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th October 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 53384 04069. Condition: Good.
Visited and photographed with the kind permission of the owner who also showed me where it was. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in the condition described.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4773823

Visited on 18th September 2011 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 5338 0407. Condition: Good.
Middle of S face of large outbuilding.. Not visible from road. Being refurbed.

Visited on 10th April 2009 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th April 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Midway along large south face of outbuilding. A new raised track alongside the building was covering the number. Numbers had to be dug out, earth easily excavated using fingers.
Montage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/24913337873/in/album-72157662039808882/

Visited on 19th September 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 533 040. Condition: Good.
Farm Outbuilding
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