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Flush Bracket OSBM 2468: Burton-upon-Trent, 86 Forest Road   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottages, No. 68, Shobnall Road, Burton-on-Trent [2GL]; E angle, 86 Forest Road.

Location
Grid reference: SK 2213 2391.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 245: The National Forest.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2468.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3868 Burton-upon-Trent, Shobnall Maltings 988.99m to the southeast.
2469 Rough Hay Farm 1.89km to the west.
2467 Burton-upon-Trent, Christ Church 2.58km to the southeast.
G3867 Burton-upon-Trent, Post Office 2.81km to the southeast.
2414 Burton-upon-Trent, Ashfield House 3.82km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 14.30km 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 209.9090 feet [63.9803 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.E. angle of cottages, No. 68, Shobnall Road, Burton-on-Trent.

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 1st April 2006 by RodS. Condition: Couldn't find it.
86 Forest Road. No answer to doorbell, and side gate appeared to be locked, so unable to inspect FB. BM 63.98m shown on LandLine

Visited on 31st December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 221 239. Condition: Good.
Burton-upon-Trent- 86 Forest Rd. NE cnr of end terrace, SE face of house (side elev). Not visible from road. Nums buried in concrete path: number from OS 2GL list.

Visited on 10th November 2004 by jdf. Grid reference: SK 221 239. Condition: Good.
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