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Flush Bracket OSBM G556: Quothquan, Eastertown   

NE face of SE angle of smithy, W side of road, Quothquan [2GL]; building, Eastertown Farm, NE face, E angle.

Location
Grid reference: NS 9955 3975.
Landranger 72: Upper Clyde Valley, Biggar & Lanark.
Explorer 336: Biggar & Broughton.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FBG556.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G4517 Quothquan School 1.53km to the north.
G555 Thankerton Boat Farm 2.31km to the southwest.
G554 Thankerton, Thornlea 2.67km to the southwest.
G557 Libberton, Church 3.13km to the north.
G461 Fallburn 3.56km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thankerton, 3.37km to the southwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 772.4800 feet [235.4519 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Thankerton to Linlithgow levelling line. The surveyor's description was NE face of SE angle of smithy, W side of road, Quothquan.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Thankerton to Linlithgow levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd September 2014 by wrose. Grid reference: NS 99555 39746. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4261668

Visited on 8th August 2007 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Spotted this one before I stopped the car.
Montage: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/23749994521/in/album-72157662157184532/

Visited on 20th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NS 995 397. Condition: Good.
Farm building, E angle, NE face. Visible from road, 10m back

Visited on 23rd April 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Recorded here 6 months late!

Visited on 2nd May 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NS 995 397. Condition: Good.
Farm building
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