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Flush Bracket OSBM 272: Whatstandwell   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of cottage, W.side of canal, 6 chains N.N.W. from Whatstandwell Railway Station [2GL]; SE angle of house, W bank of canal, SW side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SK 3326 5424.
Landranger 119: Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale.
Explorer OL24: Peak District - White Peak Area.
Explorer 269: Chesterfield & Alfreton.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB272.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
271 Whatstandwell, Simms Bridge 457.06m to the north.
270 Leashaw Farm Bridge 1.13km to the north.
273 Chase Bridge 1.27km to the southeast.
G2347 Crich Town End 1.36km to the northeast.
269 High Peak Aqueduct 1.83km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Matlock, 5.25km to the northwest.

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 275.2750 feet [83.9038 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Melbourne levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of cottage, W.side of canal, 6 chains N.N.W. from Whatstandwell Railway Station.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 18th September 2013 by buspass. Condition: Good.

Visited on 21st November 2010 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Canalside, along the side of the house. At time of visit the towpath was blocked by a metal barrier due to works in progress.

Visited on 2nd June 2007 by ted. Condition: Good.
Alongside towpath, Cromford canal

Visited on 31st March 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 22nd January 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 332 542. Condition: Good.
Canalside house.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/29977019571/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 9th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 332 542. Condition: Good.
Whatstandwell- house by towpath. SE cnr of house W side of towpath, E face, S of road.

Visited on 18th August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 33241 54265. Condition: Good.
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