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Flush Bracket OSBM 1168: Scalford, School Lane   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of house, junction of roads, 2 chains S.E. from church, Scalford [2GL]; NW angle, Quorn House, SE side of Church Street junction.

Location
Grid reference: SK 7633 2409.
Landranger 129: Nottingham & Loughborough, Melton Mowbray.
Explorer 246: Loughborough.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1168.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1167 Scalford, Railway Station 760.26m to the west.
1169 Wycomb, Manor House 1.30km to the northeast.
1166 Grange Farm 1.63km to the west.
1170 Chadwell, Bridge Over Railway 1.88km to the east.
1387 Chadwell, Bridge Over Footpath 2.47km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 4.95km 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 360.1780 feet [109.7823 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 N.W. angle of house, junction of roads, 2 chains S.E. from church, Scalford.

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 April 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 22nd February 2014 by Brisey. Grid reference: SK 76341 24081. Condition: Good.
On the corner of the cottage at the road junction, close to the School Lane road sign. See https://picasaweb.google.com/111254234879685957879/FlushBrackets#5983715834328086818 and next for photos.

Visited on 26th October 2013 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 2nd April 2013 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
FB on corner of house left of School Lane road name sign. Photo showing the FB at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3411870 with wider view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3411873

Visited on 10th January 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SK 76328 24101. Condition: Good.
Visted whilst in the area visiting some of the local trig pillars. Easily found with help of description. Some wear on the first digit.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2760146

Visited on 23rd February 2011 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 7632 2410. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5473346915/

Visited on 31st March 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 7633 2409. Condition: Good.
House on School Lane at junction with Church Lane, W face at NW angle.

Visited on 25th October 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 763 241. Condition: Good.
Private House

Visited on 16th October 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 763 240. Condition: Good.
Scalford: School La at jct Church St. NW cnr of cottage, W elev, facing Church.
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