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Flush Bracket OSBM 1235: Sewstern, Main Street   

Flush Bracket on N. face of cottages, S. side of road, at crossroads, Sewstern [2GL]; FL BR 1235 COTTS SHARPES ROW S SIDE RD NW FACE (Lv:1955, ODN:142.184) - FB reported destroyed, but ...

Location
Grid reference: SK 8924 2187.
Landranger 130: Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne.
Explorer 247: Grantham.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1235.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1236 Buckminster, School House 962.60m to the northwest.
S8244 By Gunby Gorse 1.52km to the south.
1237 Buckminster 1.60km to the northwest.
1234 Blue Point Farm 2.39km to the south.
1238 Sproxton, Woodbine Cottage 3.90km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 8.86km 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 466.5300 feet [142.1983 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 N. face of cottages, S. side of road, at crossroads, Sewstern.

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 13th November 2016 by amr. Condition: Good.
No change http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5194875 and http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5194863

Visited on 23rd April 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
rendered neatly around

Visited on 26th October 2013 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Painted silver and recessed into black coloured rendering. Very Rennie Mackintosh.

Visited on 3rd September 2011 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
I walked past this and only spotted it in its neat recess on my return. See http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2707688614095&l=9f4ef04632 and http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2707689334113&l=09f87e077e for photos.

Visited on 2nd April 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 8922 2187. Condition: Good.
Sewstern, N face of house on Main Street at SW corner of crossroads. Neat recess left in rendering for FB.

Visited on 27th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 892 218. Condition: Good.
Sewstern: Chequers Cottage. W of x-rds, N elev towards E end of terrace. no BM on LandLine ! FB has been carefully rendered around
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