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Flush Bracket OSBM 1240: Sproxton   

Flush Bracket on N. face of farm building, S. side of road, about 65 chains N.N.W. from Sproxton [2GL]; NW face of farm building, SW side of road [3GL]; building, SW side of road, NW face, 3.6m from N angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 8434 2483.
Landranger 130: Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne.
Explorer 247: Grantham.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1240.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1241 Stonesby to Sproxton 477.60m to the west.
1239 Sproxton, Bakery 1.31km to the east.
1238 Sproxton, Woodbine Cottage 1.83km to the southeast.
1242 Stonesby, Methodist Church 2.12km to the west.
2073 Bescaby 2.81km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 3.28km 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 423.1780 feet [128.9847 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Waltham on the Wolds levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of farm building, S. side of road, about 65 chains N.N.W. from Sproxton.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Castor to Waltham on the Wolds levelling line. The surveyor's description was NW face of farm building, SW side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 2nd April 2006 by RodS. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of a building. [IGR has since provided 3GL information for FB 1240 -"NW face of farm building, SW side of road" - SK 8434 2483]
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