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Flush Bracket OSBM 2131: Barkston, School   

Flush Bracket on E. face of Barkston School [2GL]; school, S side of road, E face, 2m from NE angle.

Grid reference: SK 9318 4150.
Landranger 130: Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne.
Explorer 247: Grantham.
Structure: School.
Waypoint: FB2131.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2130 Syston, School 646.69m to the southwest.
2129 Belton 1.83km to the south.
2132 Honington Brook Bridge 2.71km to the north.
2133 Lodge Farm 3.30km to the north.
2134 Carlton Scroop, School 3.77km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Navenby, 19.67km to the northeast.

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 145.8890 feet [44.4670 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Waltham on the Wolds to Navenby levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of Barkston School.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th May 2015 by cjo. Condition: Good.
no longer visible from road, inside a brickbuilt bin store. gate open.

Visited on 12th December 2010 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 9318 4150. Condition: Good.
E face of school, SE angle of chimney breast.. Visible from yard, over gate.

Visited on 12th June 2010 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
A lot easier to view now! Still inside the compound but no longer an oil tank. Stand on the back of the playground bench to see over the wall, but this gives an oblique view.

Visited on 29th October 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Agile and slim lets me off the hook - no chance.

Visited on 3rd December 2007 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Yes, it's there! On E face of old school house behind green, plastic oil tank, inside a locked brick compound. School secretary was amused and gave me the key to the padlock. Very hard to see. Best view from far end of compound but one needs to be agile and slim to get there!

Visited on 11th September 2004 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
44.45m BM on LandLine, halfway along E face of westernmost building. Possibly lost to extension - needs revisit to check
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