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Flush Bracket OSBM 1528: Ploughlands   

Flush Bracket on S.W. pier of bridge over stream, 3 chains N.W. from Ploughlands [2GL] - FB reported as destroyed 1952; presumably replaced by Bolt.

Location
Grid reference: NT 75574 44036.
Landranger 74: Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns.
Explorer 339: Kelso, Coldstream & Lower Tweed Valley.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1528.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1527 Thirlington 1.03km to the northwest.
G2045 Thirlington Cottage 1.06km to the northwest.
1529 Orange Lane 2.40km to the southeast.
1526 Cleughead 2.52km to the north.
1531 Eccles Main 2.71km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Duns Common, 11.23km 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 258.1150 feet [78.6735 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Kelso to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. pier of bridge over stream, 3 chains N.W. from Ploughlands.


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