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Flush Bracket OSBM G867: Thornton   

N face, NW angle of cottage, S side of road [2GL]; cottage, S side of road, NE angle, N face - cottages on B9120.

Location
Grid reference: NO 6874 7218.
Landranger 45: Stonehaven & Banchory.
Explorer 382: Arbroath, Montrose & Carnoustie.
Explorer 396: Stonehaven & Inverbervie.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FBG867.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G4652 Blackiemuir 1.19km to the southeast.
G4069 Laurencekirk 2.80km to the southeast.
G869 Laurencekirk, High Street 3.15km to the east.
G870 Mains of Newton 3.36km to the southeast.
G868 Lower Scotston Bridge 3.58km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Laurencekirk, 3.80km to the east.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 184.4590 feet [56.2231 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Glenshee to Laurencekirk levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face, NW angle of cottage, S side of road.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th June 2014 by coineanach. Condition: Inaccessible.

Visited on 7th June 2014 by clochandighter. Condition: Inaccessible.
Hopelessly unusable since I last saw it. A fence post has been thoughtlessly placed directly in front of the FB almost entirely covering it. People are obviously unaware of the significance of the brass plaque on this wall.

Visited on 16th April 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NO 687 721. Condition: Good.
Bridgend Cottage. NE face, E angle of cottage on SW side of B9120.. Roadside

Visited on 18th May 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NO 687 721. Condition: Good.
Cottages

Visited on 19th July 2000 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Flush bracket faces NNE.
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