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Flush Bracket OSBM 1437: Cogsmill, Post Office   

Flush Bracket on E. face of Stobs Post Office [2GL] - estimated location (Cogsmill PO) matches height, unlike orginally suggested location of NT 509 089; FB reported destroyed 10/1952; presumably replaced by G2363 nearby.

Location
Grid reference: NT 5174 0862.
Landranger 79: Hawick & Eskdale, Langholm.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Post office.
Waypoint: FB1437.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2363 Cogsmill, School 107.70m to the north.
G2362 New Mill 2.40km to the northwest.
1438 New Mill 2.41km to the northwest.
1439 Meikle Whitlaw, Railway Bridge 3.95km to the north.
11423 Hummelknow Bridge 4.51km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 4.77km 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 614.2150 feet [187.2127 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 E. face of Stobs Post Office.

Logged Visits
Visited on 14th May 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Building demolished long ago.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/20381721861/in/dateposted-public/
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