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Flush Bracket OSBM 1032: Port Hill, Oak Cottage   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of cottage, S side of road, 20 chains S.S.E. from junction of roads to Park Corner [2GL]; Oak Cottage, NW angle, N face.

Location
Grid reference: SU 68401 87179.
Landranger 175: Reading & Windsor, Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell.
Explorer 171: Chiltern Hills West.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1032.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1790 Port Hill, Shamrock Cottage 674.92m to the southeast.
1031 Nuffield, Old Schoolhouse 1.48km to the west.
1029 Nettlebed, Red Lion PH 1.75km to the east.
G1789 Warren Hill Farm 2.72km to the west.
G3421 Halfridge Lodge 2.94km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wallingford, 6.00km 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 629.8580 feet [191.9807 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Windsor Castle to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of cottage, S side of road, 20 chains S.S.E. from junction of roads to Park Corner.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th May 2008 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Preserved.
The Flush Bracket has been kept by the owner of the house (Oak Cottage) and is in good condition.

Visited on 24th November 2004 by Calico. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Cottages at Hayden Farm. One by road, on S side, has been extended and rendered. No sign of fb.
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