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Flush Bracket OSBM 1392: Eamont Bridge, River Barn   

Flush Bracket on base of arch, N. side of doorway of building, S. side of Eamont Bridge [2GL]; building, SW side of road, NE face, 9.0m from N angle.

Location
Grid reference: NY 5222 2870.
Landranger 90: Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside.
Explorer OL5: English Lakes - North-eastern area.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1392.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1391 Lowther Bridge 581.38m to the southeast.
G2357 Redhills, Eamont Terrace 1.68km to the west.
G2355 Penrith, Brunswick Road 1.81km to the northwest.
S8012 Clifton, Church 1.93km to the southeast.
G2356 Penrith, Greystoke Road 2.26km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Penrith, 4.51km 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 389.4000 feet [118.6891 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Kirkby Stephen to Penrith levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on base of arch, N. side of doorway of building, S. side of Eamont Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th March 2015 by cjo. Condition: Couldn't find it.
like earlier visitor suspect this has been covered in render, there is the hint of a bench mark showing at the edge of the render

Visited on 16th August 2014 by AndyG. Condition: Couldn't find it.
The building has been damp coursed with the bottom 18 inches of the walls rendered.Depending on how far north of the doorway the bracket was it has probably been buried.

Visited on 21st May 2011 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 12th May 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 13th May 2008 by dal. Condition: Good.
Numbers still buried.

Visited on 8th February 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 522 287. Condition: Good.
'River Barn'.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/30106048455/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 14th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 522 287. Condition: Good.
Eamont Bridge. On River Barn, a conversion immediately W. of the S. side of the bridge,( with traffic lights), over R. Eamont. E face just N of door. FB is half concealed by stone slab, only top half of numbers visible.
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