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Flush Bracket OSBM 1117: Overton Grange   

Flush Bracket on N.E. face of building, 6 chains N.N.W. from milestone, Ludlow, 2; Tenbury, 7 [2GL]; farm building, house, SW side of road, E face, 3.0m from NE angle - FB reported as missing 26/07/1951, but ...

Location
Grid reference: SO 5146 7156.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 203: Ludlow.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1117.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1116 Hall Farm 629.68m to the south.
1118 Overton 1.12km to the northwest.
1115 Ashford Bowdler 1.13km to the south.
1119 Ludford Park, The Cottage 1.91km to the north.
1114 Woofferton, Skewbridge Cottages 2.60km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 21.71km to the north.

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 241.3370 feet [73.5595 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 N.E. face of building, 6 chains N.N.W. from milestone, Ludlow, 2; Tenbury, 7.

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th April 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SO 6355 2837. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5359920503/

Visited on 20th November 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SO 514 715. Condition: Good.
B4361- Overton Grange. middle of E gable of cottage. visible from road, 2m back

Visited on 28th December 2004 by ted. Condition: Good.
Cottage conversion; visible from road;
low fence.
MS not seen but likely 'Ludlow 3' (not 9).
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