User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM 2392: Fern Hill Farm   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, Fern Hill [2GL]; Fernhill Farm House, NW face, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: NY 9598 6750.
Landranger 87: Hexham & Haltwhistle.
Explorer OL43: Hadrian's Wall.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2392.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2361 Beaufront Castle, North Lodge 1.43km to the south.
G2334 Sandhoe, High House 1.47km to the southeast.
G2335 East Oakwood Farm 2.12km to the southwest.
G2333 Hampstead Farm 2.87km to the southeast.
2393 Errington Arms Hotel 2.98km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hexham, 400.12m to the south.

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 662.8200 feet [202.0275 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hexham to Longhorsley levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, Fern Hill.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th March 2017 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th September 2016 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: NY 9598 6750. Condition: Good.
Looked at before the berntsen and the nearby FBM.

Visited on 9th October 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: NY 95986 67502. Condition: Good.
Visited and photographed with the kind permission of the farmer. Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4753648

Visited on 15th August 2009 by coineanach. Condition: Good.
viewed over the garden wall

Visited on 15th August 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Farmhouse, well back from road. Courtesy knock at door first. Close up photo taken under CCTV gear. FB in good condition.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/29864669730/in/album-72157662039808882/

Visited on 30th October 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 959 675. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 960 675. Condition: Good.
House S of Fern Hill Fm. N elev near door. set back from road, down driveway
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk