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Flush Bracket OSBM 1068: Stretford, Forge Cottage   

Flush Bracket on W. face of house at smithy, Stretford [2GL]; The Forge Cottage, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SO 5271 5802.
Landranger 149: Hereford & Leominster, Bromyard & Ledbury.
Explorer 202: Leominster & Bromyard.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1068.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1101 Colaba Lodge 524.69m to the north.
1067 Drum Farm 592.37m to the south.
1066 Jubilee Cottage 1.02km to the east.
1102 Widgeon Hill 1.20km to the northwest.
1065 Steen's Bridge 1.75km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Suckley, 19.71km to the east.

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 293.2520 feet [89.3832 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Suckley to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of house at smithy, Stretford.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th November 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SO 527 580. Condition: Good.
Stretford- The Forge. E side of road, W face NW angle. Front gate not in useable condition. FB painted white, just readable from roadside, 2m back
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