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Flush Bracket OSBM 2879: Nobold, Gate House   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of building, Gate House, junction of lane to Nobold [2GL] - note estimated location improved to SJ 4697 1137 from originally suggested SJ 469 113.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 4697 1137.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 241: Shrewsbury.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB2879.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3292 Shrewsbury, Kingsland Grove 1.21km to the northeast.
G3293 Copthorne, Oak Hotel 1.78km to the north.
G3291 Shrewsbury, Meole Brace 1.96km to the east.
2878 Bicton Heath 2.11km to the northwest.
G3290 Shrewsbury, Moneybrook Farm 2.31km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 18.63km 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 249.3060 feet [75.9885 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Oswestry to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of building, Gate House, junction of lane to Nobold.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th July 2009 by superswifteagle. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign. oldmaps.co.uk shows "Gate House" to be a long building directly on the roadside between the extant farm building and the lane. It's now gone unfortunately.

Visited on 19th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 469 113. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Derelict farm building, no FB or gatehouse found.
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