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Flush Bracket OSBM 1551: Preston   

Flush Bracket on N. face of Preston School [2GL]; FL BR 1551 HO S SIDE RD N FACE 4M NW ANG (99.956m ODN, 0.5m AGL, 2nd order, levelled and verified 1974).

Location
Grid reference: NT 7915 5731.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Landranger 74: Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns.
Explorer 346: Berwick-upon-Tweed.
Structure: School.
Waypoint: FB1551.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1552 Preston 368.78m to the east.
1550 Preston Bridge 694.26m to the southwest.
1553 Cleuch Cottage 1.22km to the northeast.
1554 Preston Cleugh 2.10km to the north.
1546 Oxendean Burn 2.51km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Duns Common, 3.30km to the southwest.

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 327.9570 feet [99.9613 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wester Broomhouse to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of Preston School.

Logged Visits
Visited on 2nd October 2016 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 79156 57307. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there hidden by trellis but in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5185025

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

Visited on 18th April 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
FB in fair condition. Painted white and partly hidden by trellis. Blurb to follow.

Visited on 28th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 791 572. Condition: Slightly damaged.
N gable of house, W of middle, 10m S of road Visible from road. Ex school, but not very school-like

Visited on 2nd August 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 791 572. Condition: Good.
Private House
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