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Flush Bracket OSBM 2414: Burton-upon-Trent, Ashfield House   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of coach house at Arthurslie House, junction of Ashby Road and Stapenhill Road, Winshill [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 06/1967.

Location
Grid reference: SK 2586 2309.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 245: The National Forest.
Structure: Stable.
Waypoint: FB2414.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3867 Burton-upon-Trent, Post Office 1.22km to the west.
S8880 Stapenhill, Institute 1.30km to the south.
2467 Burton-upon-Trent, Christ Church 1.44km to the west.
G3866 Burton-upon-Trent, Ashby Road 1.57km to the east.
2413 Burton-upon-Trent, Ashby Road 1.75km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 10.63km to the east.

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 193.1950 feet [58.8858 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Stafford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of coach house at Arthurslie House, junction of Ashby Road and Stapenhill Road, Winshill.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th April 2009 by ted. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 14th August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 258 230. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of the FB. Not found marked on any maps, and no BM shown on LandLine. Checking levels on large scale maps suggests that FB would have been on the coach house (long since demolished) of *Ashfield House* (now the Masonic Hall), rather than Arthurslie House
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