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Flush Bracket OSBM 2705: Spion Kop   

Flush Bracket on S.W. corner of cottages opposite Mosscar Cottages [2GL]; house no 70 Mansfield Road, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 5573 6622.
Landranger 120: Mansfield & Worksop, Sherwood Forest.
Explorer 270: Sherwood Forest.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2705.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2704 Market Warsop 2.33km to the northeast.
2706 Mansfield Woodhouse, 70 Leeming Lane North 2.40km to the south.
2707 Mansfield Woodhouse, Debdale Gate 4.08km to the southwest.
2703 Gleadthorpe Cottages 4.74km to the northeast.
2708 Mansfield, 85 Abbott Road 5.33km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Matlock, 25.97km 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 228.0620 feet [69.5133 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.W. corner of cottages opposite Mosscar Cottages.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th February 2006 by Erewash. Grid reference: SK 557 662. Condition: Probably destroyed.

Visited on 15th January 2005 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Owner says no FB there: he put in planting at SW corner and built extension.

Visited on 20th August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 55704 66223. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Four Winds Cottage - high fences and walls make view impossible. Side level cut BM on former Mosscar Cottage opposite is still present
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