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Flush Bracket OSBM 2233: Butterknowle   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of house about 10 chains N. from railway bridge [2GL]; Hawthorne House, SE angle, E face.

Location
Grid reference: NZ 1126 2754.
Landranger 92: Barnard Castle & surrounding area.
Explorer 305: Bishop Auckland.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2233.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2234 by Rowntree Farm 832.41m to the northeast.
2245 Morley Farm 1.51km to the northeast.
2232 Mourning Close 1.78km to the south.
2231 Cockfield Station Railway Bridge 2.66km to the south.
2246 Linburn Beck Bridge 2.78km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wolsingham, 10.83km 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 784.2330 feet [239.0342 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Forcett to Wolsingham levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of house about 10 chains N. from railway bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st December 2013 by cjo. Condition: Good.
lady owner appeared at door as we approached and quickly directed us to the FB on corner of house. She is a keen geocacher so was sympathetic to our request

Visited on 3rd July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: NZ 112 275. Condition: Good.
Hawthorn House. N. of Butterknowle. SE. angle of house. W. side of minor road..

Visited on 6th March 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NZ 112 275. Condition: Good.
Hawthorn House.
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