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Flush Bracket OSBM G392: Thornhill, Post Office   

SW face, W angle of Post Office, NE side of North Drumlanrig Street, Thornhill [2GL]; Post Office, NE side of road, SW SW face, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: NX 8780 9561.
Landranger 78: Nithsdale & Annandale, Sanquhar & Moffat.
Explorer 321: Nithsdale & Dumfries.
Structure: Post office.
Waypoint: FBG392.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G393 Meadowbank 1.47km to the north.
G316 Burnhead, Church 1.63km to the west.
G394 Carronbridge 2.46km to the north.
G395 Carronbridge, School 2.56km to the north.
G315 Brierbush 3.66km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Moffat, 22.71km to the northeast.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 236.6340 feet [72.1260 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dalry to Thankerton levelling line. The surveyor's description was SW face, W angle of Post Office, NE side of North Drumlanrig Street, Thornhill.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th September 2013 by wrose. Grid reference: NX 87810 95600. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in excellent condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3718796

Visited on 11th August 2012 by cjo. Condition: Good.
very neat on postoffice

Visited on 11th September 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Smart black paint.

Visited on 16th August 2010 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
No sign of Postie with Brasso today.

Visited on 28th June 2008 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th June 2008 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Immaculately presented black painted flush bracket on front of building. PO employees obviously clean this on a daily basis. Pavement access with easy parking nearby.
Montage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/24514669449/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 29th April 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NX 878 956. Condition: Good.
Thornhill. Post Office on main street, W angle, SW face, roadside.

Visited on 9th May 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NX 878 955. Condition: Good.
Post Office

Visited on 20th February 2005 by ian. Condition: Good.
Immaculate condition. Looks like it was installed yesterday.
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