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Flush Bracket OSBM 863: Bodkin   

Flush Bracket on S.E. face of building, Bodkin [2GL]; Bodkin Farm, SE face, 1.8m from E angle.

Grid reference: SE 0114 3483.
Landranger 104: Leeds & Bradford, Harrogate & Ilkley.
Explorer OL21: South Pennines.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB863.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
862 Stairs Hole 876.93m to the southwest.
940 Moor Side 1.20km to the northeast.
G2149 Stones Cottages 1.46km to the east.
G2148 Oxenhope 2.12km to the east.
941 Haworth, Free School Farm 2.19km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Greetland, 14.75km to the southeast.

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 979.7510 feet [298.6281 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Greetland to Skipton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. face of building, Bodkin.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th April 2017 by painterman. Condition: Good.
Parked halfway up the res track asked farmer who even showed me it plus his wife showed me the 1gl bolt!

Visited on 26th June 2016 by ted. Condition: Good.
Location pointed out by the friendly farmer. Also cut BM with bolt.

Visited on 29th August 2015 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SE 0114 3483. Condition: Good.
Very nice farmer
In good order

Visited on 22nd January 2013 by buspass. Condition: Good.
Friendly farmer

Visited on 24th December 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SE 01144 34844. Condition: Good.
At the described location. I too asked at the farmhouse for permission and it was readily given. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.

Visited on 28th October 2009 by bonatti. Condition: Good.
Young man, kindly let me take a photo, even held back the vegetation for me. Took a photo of the bolt as well for good measure.

Visited on 8th May 2008 by iainmac. Grid reference: SE 0114 3484. Condition: Good.
Nearby corner has a fine 1GL bolt (cancelled) bm.

Visited on 29th December 2005 by runnerbean. Grid reference: SE 011 348. Condition: Good.
Easy to see on the way to the farmer's front door. The vegetation has now gone, just a couple of potted plants. When I asked for permission to take a photograph he couldn't have been nicer, he said I could help myself, and he didn't even charge me!!

Visited on 21st August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SE 011 348. Condition: Good.
Bodkin- house. Farmhouse, SE face near E angle, in vegetation. Track a bit rough but easily driveable.. Not visible from road. Owner kindly allowed access, said he ought to start charging!

Visited on 1st August 2004 by Bagge9905. Grid reference: SE 011 348. Condition: Good.
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