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Flush Bracket OSBM 2609: over Kirton Tunnel   

Flush Bracket on N.E. face of house over Kirton Tunnel [2GL] - tentative identification of location; FB reported as destroyed 11/1950.

Grid reference: SE 9409 0036.
Landranger 112: Scunthorpe & Gainsborough.
Explorer 281: Ancholme Valley.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2609.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2608 Rock Houses 1.56km to the northeast.
2610 Kirton in Lindsey 1.69km to the south.
G2464 Northwood Farm 2.00km to the east.
2185 Ermine Street Level Crossing 2.68km to the northeast.
1577 by Milestone Nursery 2.71km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hibaldstow (1987), 902.55m to the north.

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 212.4250 feet [64.7471 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 N.E. face of house over Kirton Tunnel.

Logged Visits
Visited on 17th August 2015 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Photo at

Visited on 23rd July 2005 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
mapped building E of road is a newish barn: no other candidates.
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