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Flush Bracket OSBM G408: Elvanfoot, Edgemoor   

N face, NW angle of "Edgemoor", S side of road to Leadhills [2GL]; Edgemoor, S side of road, NW angle.

Location
Grid reference: NS 9502 1736.
Landranger 78: Nithsdale & Annandale, Sanquhar & Moffat.
Explorer 329: Lowther Hills, Sanquhar & Leadhills.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FBG408.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G409 Elvanfoot, Railway Bridge 774.92m to the north.
G466 Bodsberry Cottage 975.14m to the east.
G410 Elvanfoot Bridge 1.16km to the northeast.
G407 Air Cleuch Bridge 2.06km to the south.
G467 Bodsberry End 2.09km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Elvanfoot, 2.18km to the northeast.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 923.8350 feet [281.5849 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dalry to Thankerton levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face, NW angle of "Edgemoor", S side of road to Leadhills.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 26th September 2014 by wrose. Grid reference: NS 95025 17365. Condition: Good.
Visited with the very kind permission of the householder. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in excellent condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4268439

Visited on 16th November 2013 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
1200 benchmark log!

Visited on 10th March 2013 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NS 9502 1736. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 4th November 2006 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Down here in trig mode. Not carrying levelling lists nor had I studied any details or GridRef prior to spotting this FB. Knew there was treasure in Elvanfoot and just kept my eyes peeled.

Visited on 2nd May 2005 by Calico. Condition: Good.
At junction of A702 and B7040.

Visited on 13th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NS 950 173. Condition: Good.
Elvanfoot. Private House called Edgemoor, S side of rd, NW cnr, N face.

Visited on 31st July 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NS 950 173. Condition: Good.
Private House; Edgemoor

Visited on 31st July 2004 by manonabike. Condition: Good.
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