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Flush Bracket OSBM 1416: Plumpton Old Hall Farm   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of byre, Newhouse [2GL]; farm building, Plumpton Old Hall Farm, NW angle, N face.

Location
Grid reference: NY 4985 3657.
Landranger 90: Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside.
Explorer OL5: English Lakes - North-eastern area.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1416.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1488 Plumpton, Monks House 1.08km to the north.
1415 Plumpton Head, Poplar House 1.49km to the south.
1537 Castlesteads 1.82km to the north.
1414 Stonybeck B.H. 2.61km to the south.
1538 Bluebell Farm 2.70km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Penrith, 8.52km 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 461.6140 feet [140.6999 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.W. angle of byre, Newhouse.

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 24th April 2010 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 4985 3657. Condition: Good.
Barn conversion, LHS on entering yard. N gable NW angle.. Not visible from road, set well back.

Visited on 28th September 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
On NW corner of ex barn on the left up the entrance drive. Friendly lady owner.
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