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Flush Bracket OSBM 555: Drayton, Braunston Road   

Flush Bracket on N. face of wall, on front of row of houses, S. side of road, S.E. from School Street, Drayton [2GL]; wall, 0.9m NW from wall junction, No 61 Braunston Road.

Location
Grid reference: SP 56765 62775.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 222: Rugby & Daventry.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB555.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
556 Daventry, North Street 445.25m to the east.
G2341 Daventry, Police Station 717.25m to the southeast.
G2117 Daventry, 22 Staverton Road 745.02m to the southwest.
554 Drayton Fields 954.70m to the northwest.
562 Daventry 1.20km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daventry, 1.28km 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 468.2120 feet [142.7110 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Warwick to Daventry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of wall, on front of row of houses, S. side of road, S.E. from School Street, Drayton.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th May 2014 by dal. Condition: Probably destroyed.
The leaning wall seems to have been replaced by large wooden blocks.

Visited on 30th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SP 5677 6277. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16632256693/

Visited on 10th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 19th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 567 627. Condition: Good.
Daventry: jct of Shakespeare Rd. A425, on front wall of garden at rdside opposite junct. an unusual and, as it turns out, insecure placement: wall is leaning outwards
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