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Flush Bracket OSBM 1980: Heckley   

Flush Bracket on E. side of road at junction of walls, 2½ chains N. from milepost, Belford 13½ [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported destroyed 10/02/1970.

Location
Grid reference: NU 1905 1481.
Landranger 81: Alnwick & Morpeth, Rothbury & Amble.
Explorer 332: Alnwick & Amble.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB1980.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2725 Heckley House 1.41km to the north.
1979 Alnwick, Town Hall 1.57km to the south.
1978 Alnwick, Willow Burn Bridge 2.78km to the south.
1981 Heiferlaw Bank 3.57km to the north.
1977 Cawledge Bridge 4.10km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Longhorsley, 20.74km 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 263.2290 feet [80.2322 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Longhorsley to Belford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. side of road at junction of walls, 2½ chains N. from milepost, Belford 13½.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th February 2009 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5377102819/
Have looked before - no sign of fb.
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