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Flush Bracket OSBM 1233: Thistleton, Top House Farm   

Flush Bracket on S.E. end of cottages, Top House Farm, Thistleton [2GL]; No 1 Top Cottages Farm, NE side of road, SE face, S angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 91059 17687.
Landranger 130: Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne.
Explorer 247: Grantham.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1233.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1232 Heath Lodge 1.83km to the south.
1234 Blue Point Farm 2.46km to the northwest.
S8244 By Gunby Gorse 3.08km to the northwest.
1231 Greetham, 16 Great Lane 3.49km to the southeast.
1230 Greetham, Wheatsheaf Inn 3.83km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 12.58km 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 415.4180 feet [126.6194 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Waltham on the Wolds levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. end of cottages, Top House Farm, Thistleton.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th January 2016 by amr. Condition: Good.
Vegetation had been pruned by the time of my visit, leaving the FB readily visible from the road. http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4795607 and http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4795605

Visited on 24th October 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SK 91056 17692. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Fortunately the householder was in the driveway and she very kindly showed me where the bracket was. Noe behind dense shrubbery but if you are prepared to be scratched you can still get a picture of it. Still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3193824

Visited on 27th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 910 176. Condition: Good.
Thistleton: cottage at Top House Fm. SW cnr of No 1, on S elev. in vegetation & behind fencepost: only the first 2 digits visible: FB num from OS list
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