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Flush Bracket OSBM 561: Dunbar, Westgate   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle, C Block, Dunbar Barracks [2GL]; barracks, NW face, W angle (17.785m ODN, 0.4m AGL, 1st order, levelled 1952, verified 1977).

Location
Grid reference: NT 6782 7910.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Explorer 351: Dunbar & North Berwick.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB561.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
674 Dunbar, Town Hall 219.54m to the southeast.
557 Dunbar, Spott Road 698.14m to the southeast.
392 Dunbar, Knockenhair Road 927.63m to the west.
396 Dunbar, Slaughterhouse 1.00km to the southeast.
393 Belhaven, Railway Bridge 1.49km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dunbar West, 923.96m 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 58.3550 feet [17.7866 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dunbar Circuit, Dunbar West to Dunbar East and Dunbar West to Dunbar Tidal Observatory levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. angle, C Block, Dunbar Barracks.

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 3rd October 2016 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 67823 79095. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there with flaky paint but otherwise in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5189427

Visited on 16th October 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change. Public loos opp worth a visit!

Visited on 5th September 2009 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
Painted a rust colour

Visited on 11th November 2007 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 678 790. Condition: Good.
Dunbar- Westgate. On the rear elevation (NW corner) of ex barracks opposite north end of Dunbar High Street.. now apartments

Visited on 2nd August 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 678 790. Condition: Good.
Westgate

Visited on 8th July 2003 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Building was originally barracks. Was unoccupied for lengthy period. Now restored and converted into Housing Association flats.
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