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Flush Bracket OSBM 1423: Houndridge   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottage at Houndridge.

Location
Grid reference: NT 7433 3838.
Landranger 74: Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns.
Explorer 339: Kelso, Coldstream & Lower Tweed Valley.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1423.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1424 Harpertoun 965.40m to the northeast.
1422 Ednam 1.27km to the south.
1530 Wormerlaw 2.53km to the northeast.
G2044 Kelso 2.74km to the south.
1421 Kelso, Oakfield 3.30km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Kelso, 6.63km to the south.

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 200.9330 feet [61.2444 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Kelso to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottage at Houndridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st October 2016 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 74341 38381. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there in the condition previously described.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5178685

Visited on 18th April 2016 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 18th April 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
FB has survived the pebbledashing and is in good condition.

Visited on 23rd March 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 743 383. Condition: Good.
Private house
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