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Flush Bracket OSBM G96: Edinburgh, Colinton   

Centre of W face of bank, junction of Bridge Street & Spylaw Street, Colinton -later- W end, 12' from W face of bank, junction of Bridge Street & Bylaw Street [2GL]; Bank, N side of bridge road, centre of W face - W. face of Royal Bank of Scotland, Colinton.

Location
Grid reference: NT 2141 6896.
Landranger 66: Edinburgh, Penicuik & North Berwick.
Explorer 350: Edinburgh.
Structure: Bank.
Waypoint: FBG96.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G95 Edinburgh, Dreghorn 1.21km to the east.
G4148 Edinburgh, Dreghorn 1.34km to the east.
G97 Edinburgh, Juniper Green 1.44km to the west.
G98 Currie 2.97km to the west.
G94 Edinburgh, Fairmilehead 3.44km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Edinburgh, 8.32km to the northeast.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 339.2690 feet [103.4092 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Edinburgh to Linlithgow levelling line. The surveyor's description was Centre of W face of bank, junction of Bridge Street & Spylaw Street, Colinton -later- W end, 12' from W face of bank, junction of Bridge Street & Bylaw Street.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Edinburgh to Linlithgow levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th March 2017 by coineanach. Condition: Good.
In good order. Just to the left of the bins.

Visited on 27th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 214 689. Condition: Good.
Royal Bank of Scotland, Colinton, Edinburgh. On west gable, east of Bridge Road & Spylaw Street junction.. hidden by ivy

Visited on 29th July 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 214 689. Condition: Good.
Bank

Visited on 1st July 1992 by clochandighter. Grid reference: NT 2095 6895. Condition: Good.
My first ever discovery of a levelling 'non pillar' flush bracket in Edinburgh. Chance find when walking past. Originally misread as G98 from outside compound. G98 Since found in Currie. Sometimes hidden by Bank's floral displays. GRP
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