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Flush Bracket OSBM 1415: Plumpton Head, Poplar House   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottage, W. side of road, 7 chains N. from junction of roads, Plumpton Head [2GL]; Poplar House, NE angle, E face.

Location
Grid reference: NY 5020 3512.
Landranger 90: Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside.
Explorer OL5: English Lakes - North-eastern area.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1415.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1414 Stonybeck B.H. 1.12km to the south.
1416 Plumpton Old Hall Farm 1.49km to the north.
1488 Plumpton, Monks House 2.57km to the north.
1413 Milestone House 2.64km to the south.
1537 Castlesteads 3.31km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Penrith, 7.23km 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 477.2060 feet [145.4524 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 N.E. angle of cottage, W. side of road, 7 chains N. from junction of roads, Plumpton Head.

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 28th September 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 7th February 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 502 351. Condition: Good.
Poplar House.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/29991993882/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 14th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 502 351. Condition: Good.
A6- Plumpton Head. NE angle of hse, W. side of A6, northernmost of row. beside footway, obscured by shrubs
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