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Flush Bracket OSBM 2507: Newton, Middle Farm   

Flush Bracket on S. gable end of building in farm yard, N. end of Newton [2GL]; SE face, 2.1m S from farm building, NW side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SK 0374 2544.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 244: Cannock Chase & Chasewater.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB2507.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3873 Lea Heath Farm 932.95m to the northwest.
2506 Newton Bridge 1.25km to the northeast.
2508 Lea Heath 1.40km to the northwest.
G3874 Drointon, Upper Farm 1.92km to the northwest.
G3872 Bagots Bromley Cottages 2.88km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Stafford, 9.76km to the west.

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 410.5970 feet [125.1500 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 S. gable end of building in farm yard, N. end of Newton.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st April 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 0374 2544. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Newton, Middle Farm. Did not spot FB, but BM 125.15m is shown on LandLine (and does indeed refer to the FB)

Visited on 21st November 2004 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Old building looks right, no sign of FB. Newer roadside wall has been built onto SE angle.
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