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Flush Bracket OSBM 2543: Ridgewood Hill   

Flush Bracket on N. face of cottages, E. side of road at Brick Works, Ridgewood Hill [2GL]; No 24 Eastbourne Road, NW face, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: TQ 4756 2014.
Landranger 198: Brighton & Lewes, Haywards Heath.
Explorer 123: Eastbourne & Beachy Head.
Explorer 135: Ashdown Forest.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2543.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2544 Uckfield, Church Street 1.29km to the north.
2542 Jubilee Cottages 2.00km to the southeast.
2545 Ringles Cross, No. 15 2.38km to the north.
2541 Sand Hill, White House 3.49km to the southeast.
2546 Maresfield 3.78km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Alfriston, 19.47km to the south.

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 161.3880 feet [49.1911 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Alfriston to Croydon levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of cottages, E. side of road at Brick Works, Ridgewood Hill.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th January 2013 by Calico. Condition: Good.
24 Harland Villas on S side of Mallard Drive leading NE off roundabout. Fb to R of porch behind trees in tubs.

Visited on 6th June 2010 by plet. Condition: Good.
FB all present and correct at No 24. I understand RHWs confusion as No.24 is not accessed from Eastbourne Road but the next road over.

Visited on 11th September 2005 by RHW. Condition: Couldn't find it.
No 23 seems most likely candidate if plot is correct. Not on roadside corner of house, could be behind bush? [this was using the old descr]
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