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Flush Bracket OSBM 2106: Hill Farm House   

Flush Bracket on W. face of house, Hillhouse Farm, W. from Ofton [2GL]; Hill Farm House, NW face, 4.2m from N angle.

Location
Grid reference: TM 0505 4955.
Landranger 155: Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury & Stowmarket.
Explorer 196: Sudbury, Hadleigh & Dedham Vale.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2106.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S8108 Offton, School 1.45km to the east.
2105 by Underwood Grange 1.60km to the west.
2107 Somersham, Old Chapel House 2.79km to the east.
2104 Nedging Tye, School 2.86km to the west.
2103 Bush Farm Cottage 3.59km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 6.09km 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 234.3220 feet [71.4213 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 W. face of house, Hillhouse Farm, W. from Ofton.

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 24th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TM 05056 49569. 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/4562867

Visited on 20th January 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 0505 4955. Condition: Good.
Hill House Farm, large old house, NW face, 3m from W angle. Not visible from road. Tall gates.
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