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Flush Bracket OSBM 1543: High Hesket   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of stables at the White Ox Inn, High Hesket [2GL]; building, NE side of road opposite Holy Cottage, NW angle, W face.

Location
Grid reference: NY 4759 4440.
Landranger 86: Haltwhistle & Brampton, Bewcastle & Alston.
Explorer OL5: English Lakes - North-eastern area.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1543.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1544 by Cross Keys PH 788.92m to the northwest.
1542 Inglewood Cottages 1.54km to the southeast.
1545 Low Hesket, Woodside 2.20km to the northwest.
1541 Blackrack Bridge 2.26km to the southeast.
1540 Lodge Cottage 3.09km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wetheral, 9.25km to the north.

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 484.6470 feet [147.7204 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 stables at the White Ox Inn, High Hesket.

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 14th March 2016 by LesC. Condition: Good.
No change.

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

Visited on 7th February 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 476 443. Condition: Good.
Barn.
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Visited on 14th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 475 445. Condition: Good.
High Hesket. NW cnr, W face of building E side of rd just S of Salutation Inn. Also an iron post a few m to S of FB, with BM mark & space for height marker which however is missing. Stables at the White Ox Inn on OS 2GL list
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