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Flush Bracket OSBM 1243: Waltham on the Wolds, Bescaby Lane   

Flush Bracket on S. face of cottage on N.W. side of road, at junction of roads, S.E. end of Waltham on the Wolds [2GL]; house, High Cairn, S face.

Location
Grid reference: SK 8075 2488.
Landranger 130: Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne.
Explorer 247: Grantham.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1243.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1390 Waltham on the Wolds, High Street 58.31m to the southwest.
1389 Waltham on the Wolds, Goadby Road 618.47m to the west.
1242 Stonesby, Methodist Church 1.53km to the east.
1388 Waltham on the Wolds, Bridge Under Railway 1.73km to the northwest.
2073 Bescaby 1.85km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Waltham on the Wolds, 624.26m 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 567.0060 feet [172.8234 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 S. face of cottage on N.W. side of road, at junction of roads, S.E. end of Waltham on the Wolds.

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.

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd April 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 20th April 2014 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
FB still between climbing rose and downpipe, and lady of the house happy to talk to visitors and no longer bemused! Photo showing the mark at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4069247 with location view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4069273

Visited on 7th May 2012 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Behind rose bush by downpipe next to bay window. Lady of house friendly if bemused.

Visited on 3rd September 2011 by Brisey. Condition: Couldn't find it.
I couldn't see it from the pavement and at teatime a caller may not have been welcome.

Visited on 29th October 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
I was looking at the wrong house.

Visited on 2nd April 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 8074 2488. Condition: Good.
Waltham on the Wolds, "High Cairn", 1 Bescaby Lane, near centre of S face.

Visited on 8th October 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 807 248. Condition: Good.
Waltham-on-the-Wolds: 1 Bescaby Lane. 1st hse on W side of road, partway along S face in corner. owner has seen the nearby FBM in use. 1390 & 1243 within 50m of each other
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