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Flush Bracket OSBM 2103: Bush Farm Cottage   

Flush Bracket on S.W. face of cottage at entrance to Bildeston Bush Farm [2GL]; SW face, 2.4m from W angle, Bush Farm Cottage, NE side of road.

Location
Grid reference: TM 0149 5005.
Landranger 155: Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury & Stowmarket.
Explorer 211: Bury St Edmunds & Stowmarket.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2103.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2102 High Street Farm 756.90m to the west.
2104 Nedging Tye, School 848.76m to the southeast.
2101 Great Copt Hall 1.64km to the southwest.
2105 by Underwood Grange 2.04km to the east.
S8110 Chelsworth, Brett Vale Cottage 3.44km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 9.68km 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 296.5770 feet [90.3967 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Clare to Ipswich levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. face of cottage at entrance to Bildeston Bush Farm.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th July 2016 by aghadleigh. Condition: Good.
Cottage is currently empty and seems to be undergoing a garden and internal renovation. Other than that, nothing to add to wrose's comments.

Photo (close): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/aghadleigh015/benchneddgnaubushfarmcottfbclose.jpg
Photo (wider view): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/aghadleigh015/benchneddgnaubushfarmcottfb.jpg

Visited on 24th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TM 01486 50054. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4562918

Visited on 20th January 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 0149 5005. Condition: Good.
SW face, 2m from S angle, next to porch. Not visible from road.

Visited on 20th April 2006 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 0150 5004. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of a cottage at the entrance to Bush Farm,Bildeston
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