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Flush Bracket OSBM 1137: Marsh Cottage   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of Marsh Cottage, junction of roads to Acton Scott [2GL]; Marsh Cottage, W face, NW angle.

Location
Grid reference: SO 4476 8831.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Explorer 217: The Long Mynd & Wenlock Edge.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1137.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1138 by Acton Scott Lodge 918.31m to the northeast.
1136 Felhampton 977.19m to the south.
1139 Acton Scott, Old Smithy 1.75km to the north.
390 Upper Affcot 1.78km to the south.
2653 Oakwood Cottage 2.04km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 4.85km 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 495.4380 feet [151.0095 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.W. angle of Marsh Cottage, junction of roads to Acton Scott.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th April 2009 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5360528124/
Spoke to owner - tantalising possibility that fb exists under new brickwork. He said old cottage encased in new walls.

Visited on 20th November 2005 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Marsh Cottage much altered, owner knew nothing of FB, W face is new brickwork
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