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Flush Bracket OSBM 558: Spott Water Cistern   

Flush Bracket on face of water tank at filter beds, Dunbar Corporation Water Works [2GL]; Reservoir, NE face, 1.8m SW of centre of steps.

Location
Grid reference: NT 6773 7647.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Explorer 351: Dunbar & North Berwick.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB558.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
675 Doon 524.69m to the south.
395 Easter Broomhouse Cottages 544.06m to the north.
394 Wester Broomhouse 623.94m to the west.
397 The Standards 1.21km to the west.
559 Hurkletillane 1.62km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wester Broomhouse, 1.27km to the west.

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 185.3780 feet [56.5032 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dunbar Circuit levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on face of water tank at filter beds, Dunbar Corporation Water Works.

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

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th October 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change. Easy access.

Visited on 5th September 2009 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
Painted whitish.

Visited on 30th July 2005 by ian. Condition: Good.
Original visit 21/08/2004. Revisit 30/07/2005. New handrail has been added to the steps.

Visited on 27th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 677 764. Condition: Good.
Spott, reservoir. On a water cistern meter house on top of covered reservoir..

Visited on 1st April 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 677 764. Condition: Good.
Reservoir/cistern

Visited on 23rd June 1993 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Chance sighting. On a water cistern structure. My first ever sighting of a three digit FB number without a prefix letter.
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