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Flush Bracket OSBM 553: Braunston   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottage, S. side of railway bridge, near Braunston Railway Station.

Location
Grid reference: SP 5395 6563.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 222: Rugby & Daventry.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB553.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
552 Braunston 805.29m to the northwest.
551 Wolfhampcote, Railway Bridge over Canal 1.53km to the west.
550 Canal Bridge, by Wolfhampcote 2.43km to the west.
554 Drayton Fields 3.05km to the southeast.
549 Nethercote, Canal Bridge 3.14km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daventry, 4.92km to the southeast.

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 345.6570 feet [105.3563 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Warwick to Daventry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottage, S. side of railway bridge, near Braunston Railway Station.

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th September 2004 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Cottage in expected location but no sign of FB, neither on site nor LandLine mapping. Possibly lost to brickwork repairs.
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