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Flush Bracket OSBM 1158: Common Farm   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of house, S. side of Narrow Lane, 25 chains W. from Wymeswold Lodge [2GL]; SW angle, house, The Common Farm.

Location
Grid reference: SK 6264 2255.
Landranger 129: Nottingham & Loughborough, Melton Mowbray.
Explorer 246: Loughborough.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1158.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S8245 Wymeswold, Narrow Lane 975.09m to the northwest.
1159 Holly Lodge Farm 1.40km to the southeast.
1157 Wymeswold, Brook Street 2.11km to the west.
1160 Six Hills, Durham Ox Inn 2.38km to the southeast.
1156 Wymeswold, Storkit Lane 2.93km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 18.69km to the east.

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 361.4790 feet [110.1788 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Waltham on the Wolds levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of house, S. side of Narrow Lane, 25 chains W. from Wymeswold Lodge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd February 2011 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 6263 2254. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5474057556/
Bunker gone.

Visited on 31st March 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 6263 2254. Condition: Good.
Common Farm, E of Wymeswold, S side of Narrow Lane, W face at SW angle (rear of house, behind coal bunker). Present occupants did not know about the FB till I showed them where it was. FB in good condition, though not possible to get a square-on picture.

Visited on 20th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 626 225. Condition: Good.
Common Fm, E of Wymeswold. S side of Narrow Lane, SW cnr of house, W face behind coal store. house set back from road, owner kindly took me round back to see FB
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