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Flush Bracket OSBM 2444: Hopton Farm   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of building at Hopton Farm [2GL]; building, Hopton Farm, SE angle, E face.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 9322 2592.
Landranger 127: Stafford & Telford, Ironbridge.
Explorer 244: Cannock Chase & Chasewater.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB2444.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2445 Stafford, Tollgate Farm Cottage 542.03m to the southwest.
2446 Stafford, Bostock's Boot Factory 1.65km to the southwest.
2443 Sandonbank 2.36km to the northeast.
G3459 Down Top Farm 2.44km to the northeast.
2447 Stafford, Eastgate Street 2.78km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Stafford, 3.11km to the northeast.

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 309.3550 feet [94.2914 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Stafford to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of building at Hopton Farm.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Stafford to Church Stretton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 29th September 2008 by dal. Condition: Good.
Owners friendly, and didn't know about their FB. On the building opposite the house on the other sider of the drive, on the angle away from the road.

Visited on 20th March 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
OS description is a bridge but grid ref leads to farm. Should have looked around more.
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