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Flush Bracket OSBM 969: Croxley, School   

Flush Bracket on angle of school, Croxley [2GL]; F B969 SW ANG SCH WATFORD RD (AGL:0.6, ODN:71.704) - FbB reported desreoyed. Study of large scale maps indicates W face at SW angle of the school (since demolished) at TQ 0722 9530 rather than the school previously suggested (and examined) at TQ 0717 9532.

Location
Grid reference: TQ 0722 9530.
Landranger 166: Luton & Hertford, Hitchin & St Albans.
Landranger 176: West London, Rickmansworth & Staines.
Explorer 172: Chiltern Hills East.
Structure: School.
Waypoint: FB969.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
970 Croxley Green, by Highfield House 566.48m to the west.
968 Croxley Cottages 659.24m to the east.
971 Rickmansworth 1.09km to the southwest.
972 Rickmansworth 1.49km to the southwest.
11896 Batchworth 1.65km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hemel Hempstead, 14.16km to the north.

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 235.3560 feet [71.7365 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hemel Hempstead to Windsor Castle levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on angle of school, Croxley.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th November 2010 by RHW. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Had a good look round: no sign of FB. Possibly lost to (minor) repairs or obscured by vegetation although there's not much.

Visited on 30th March 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TQ 0717 9532. Condition: Unknown.
LRF Trading Ltd, NE quadrant of jct, evidently an old school. No FB visible from road: if present it's perhaps SE angle? Locked gate.

Visited on 26th October 2005 by mystic189. Condition: Unknown.
Aug 05. School building is now commercial. Owners not amenable to search!
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