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Flush Bracket OSBM 1495: Eastcote   

Flush Bracket on N.E. gable of building at Eastcote.

Location
Grid reference: NT 5408 1745.
Landranger 79: Hawick & Eskdale, Langholm.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB1495.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1496 Ashybank Cottages 541.20m to the east.
1494 Hornshole Bridge 1.02km to the southwest.
1497 Honey Burn 2.15km to the east.
1498 Denholm 3.13km to the east.
G2046 Hawick, Weensland Road 3.39km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 7.16km to the southwest.

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 274.8600 feet [83.7773 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hawick to Kelso levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. gable of building at Eastcote.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th October 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 54088 17460. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there in the heavily over-painted condition previously described.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4762057

Visited on 1st August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 541 174. Condition: Good.
Eastcote. N side of A968, middle of NE gable of building just past newer bungalow. Signposted Archery centre.. FB & building white. Well below road, 50m back, not visible from road

Visited on 30th March 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 540 174. Condition: Good.
Farm building.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/29645597953/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 28th August 2004 by clochandighter. Condition: Slightly damaged.
Heavily caked in paint
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