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Flush Bracket OSBM G9: Penston   

N face of cottage, S side of road, Penston [2GL]; Penston Gardens, S side of road, NW angle - on N.W. face of cottage by track to West Bank Resr trig pillar. Just off B6363.

Grid reference: NT 4441 7219.
Landranger 66: Edinburgh, Penicuik & North Berwick.
Explorer 351: Dunbar & North Berwick.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FBG9.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G8 Gladsmuir 1.86km to the northeast.
G7 Hopefield 2.02km to the east.
G10 Muirpark 2.45km to the west.
G4360 Lea Rig 2.52km to the southeast.
G11 Buxley Farm 3.06km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Whittingehame, 13.05km to the east.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 386.5130 feet [117.8092 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Whittingehame to Edinburgh levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face of cottage, S side of road, Penston.

Logged Visits
Visited on 29th January 2011 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
Found at second time of trying, and even then it took a good while to spot.

Visited on 9th January 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 444 721. Condition: Good.
Old building.
Photo at

Visited on 27th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 444 722. Condition: Good.
Penston. On N.W. face of cottage by track to trig pillar S3143. Just off B6363..

Visited on 27th September 2004 by ian. Condition: Good.
I had several failed attempts at finding this one before GRP bagged it.

Visited on 26th September 2004 by clochandighter. Grid reference: NT 4442 7219. Condition: Good.
By track to trig pillar S3143. Just off B6363. Cottage dilapidated condition, walls all harled but FB untouched at an inside corner.
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