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Flush Bracket OSBM 1139: Acton Scott, Old Smithy   

Flush Bracket on E. face of house at smithy, Acton Scott [2GL]; Old Smithy, S side of road, E face, 4.0m from SE angle.

Location
Grid reference: SO 4536 8995.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 217: The Long Mynd & Wenlock Edge.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1139.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1138 by Acton Scott Lodge 920.49m to the south.
1140 The Hough 1.21km to the north.
2653 Oakwood Cottage 1.25km to the west.
G3456 The Hough 1.25km to the north.
391 Ragdon 1.71km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 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 712.7600 feet [217.2492 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 E. face of house at smithy, 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 8th December 2013 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Major building works in progress but fb does not appear to be threatened.

Visited on 28th April 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SO 4537 8996. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5360544900/

Visited on 20th November 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SO 453 899. Condition: Good.
Acton Scott- ex smithy. SE angle E gable, just visible from road 15m back. house poss unnoccupied at time of visit
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