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Flush Bracket OSBM 2302: Castleside   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of building at crossroads, Castleside.

Grid reference: NZ 07781 48745.
Landranger 88: Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham & Sunderland.
Explorer 307: Consett & Derwent Reservoir.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB2302.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2301 Rowley, Dean Bridge House 1.31km to the southeast.
S8502 Consett, Council Offices 3.89km to the northeast.
2300 Stuartfield Cottage 3.96km to the south.
10934 Burnmill Bridge 4.16km to the north.
2303 Carterway Heads 4.46km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wolsingham, 10.68km 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 757.8850 feet [231.0033 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wolsingham to Hexham levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of building at crossroads, Castleside.

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th April 2014 by agentmancuso. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 21st December 2013 by cjo. Condition: Probably destroyed.
The building is now a private house. the end wall is fully rendered and painted white. A few small blemishes in the work raised hope but no obvious evidence of FB. corner of church street

Visited on 13th March 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
May have been lost to rendering.
Photo at

Visited on 25th April 2006 by RodS. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Post Office is at S corner of cross roads, and some older maps show BM 757.88ft on NE face at N angle. No sign of FB on site, even though the building looks old enough.
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