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Flush Bracket OSBM 1501: Newton   

Flush Bracket on S.W. face of cottages, W. side of road, Newton.

Location
Grid reference: NT 5986 2078.
Landranger 73: Peebles, Galashiels & Selkirk, Tweed Valley.
Landranger 74: Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns.
Explorer 338: Galashiels, Selkirk & Melrose.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1501.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1502 Knowesouth 1.32km to the northeast.
1500 Rule Bridge 1.49km to the southwest.
1499 Spittal-on-Rule 1.57km to the southwest.
1503 Lanton Mains 1.66km to the northeast.
1498 Denholm 3.65km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 13.73km 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 264.2410 feet [80.5407 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 S.W. face of cottages, W. side of road, Newton.

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 9th April 2016 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th April 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Blurb to follow.

Visited on 11th October 2015 by wrose. Condition: Good.
Visited and photographed with the kind permission of the householder. Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4764418

Visited on 20th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 598 207. Condition: Good.
Middle of SW gable of southernmost of a row of semis, next to porch..

Visited on 19th September 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 598 207. Condition: Good.
Private House
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