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Flush Bracket OSBM 2711: Wild Hill, The Cottage   

Flush Bracket on S.E. corner of house, 6 chains E. from Shepherd's Lane, Wild Hill [2GL]; cottage, N side of Mansfield Road, SE angle, E face.

Location
Grid reference: SK 4638 6105.
Landranger 120: Mansfield & Worksop, Sherwood Forest.
Explorer 269: Chesterfield & Alfreton.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2711.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S8481 Silverhill Colliery 863.13m to the northeast.
S8483 Sutton Colliery 2.08km to the east.
S9100 Teversal, Church 2.13km to the northeast.
2712 Tibshelf, School 2.14km to the west.
2710 Stantonhill, 68 Fackley Road 2.22km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Matlock, 15.71km to the west.

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 626.2470 feet [190.8801 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hibaldstow to Matlock levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. corner of house, 6 chains E. from Shepherd's Lane, Wild Hill.

Logged Visits
Visited on 18th July 2016 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
A courtesy call before photographing. See https://picasaweb.google.com/111254234879685957879/BenchMarks2016#6309082103942776434 for a photo.

Visited on 31st August 2014 by cjo. Condition: Good.
spotted from driveway. Low down beneath render level on brickwork

Visited on 13th February 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 4638 6105. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5377735686/

Visited on 28th March 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 463 610. Condition: Good.
Wild Hill- The Cottage. N side of rd, opp phone box, E face SE cnr. G6R pillar box just to W.

Visited on 30th August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 46389 61059. Condition: Good.
Wild Hill (B6104), The Cottage.
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