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Flush Bracket OSBM 2647: Kinton House   

Flush Bracket on W. face of building, New House [2GL]; Kinton House, NW angle, NW face.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 2887 2561.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 240: Oswestry / Croesoswallt.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2647.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3031 Sweeney Hall Lodge 1.38km to the north.
2648 Llynclys, White Lion PH 1.64km to the southwest.
2649 Redwith 1.91km to the southeast.
G3032 Morda 2.32km to the north.
2650 Morton Bridge 3.46km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Oswestry, 2.03km to the southwest.

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 301.1740 feet [91.7978 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wrexham to Oswestry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of building, New House.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Oswestry to Daresbury levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 3rd April 2012 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 16th July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 289 269. Condition: Couldn't find it.
The FB at this location (SJ 289 269, W face, SW corner) is G3031, not 2647. 2012 update - this was back in the old days with no grid ref, just a description. We were in the wrong place and I am told 2647 is alive and well - at SJ 2887 2561

Visited on 28th February 2005 by barryhunter. Condition: Good.
Found this at SJ 28912 26977
The picture taken was out of focus so cant totally confirm the number (will be passing in 7 days time to reconfirm!), but definatly fit with the position within the line.
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