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Flush Bracket OSBM 1408: Hoghousehill   

Flush Bracket on S.E. face of building, Hoghousehill [2GL]; Hoghouse Hill, farm building, centre of NE face.

Location
Grid reference: NY 4792 2895.
Landranger 90: Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside.
Explorer OL5: English Lakes - North-eastern area.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1408.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1393 Stainton 877.84m to the southeast.
1409 Sewborwens 1.78km to the northeast.
1410 Newtonrigg 2.45km to the northeast.
G2357 Redhills, Eamont Terrace 2.63km to the east.
G2356 Penrith, Greystoke Road 2.65km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Penrith, 658.03m to the south.

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 699.5350 feet [213.2183 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Penrith to Wetheral levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. face of building, Hoghousehill.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th May 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Amazing place. Piles of farm junk everywhere going back years. Had to climb four rickety barriers to work my way round to the right to reach courtyard at the back. Hens in barn only sign of life but passing local said old boy still lived there in a caravan.

Visited on 22nd May 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 479 289. Condition: Good.
Hoghouse Hill. From narrow minor road N of farm. SE face of barn, S base of archway, W side of courtyard.. Well off road. No-one seen Sun a.m. - looks unoccupied
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