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Flush Bracket OSBM 1036: Sutton, The Laurels   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of house, N. side of road, 3 chains N.E. from railway bridge, Sutton [2GL]; house, NW side of road, SE face, S angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 0963 9883.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 227: Peterborough.
Explorer 234: Rutland Water.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1036.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1037 Sutton Toll 878.01m to the northwest.
1945 Wansford, Tunnel House 1.79km to the southwest.
1946 Wansford, Bunkers Hill 1.89km to the west.
1947 Wansford, Haycock Hotel 2.10km to the west.
1035 Ailsworth 2.12km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Castor, 3.50km to the east.

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 56.6560 feet [17.2687 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Waltham on the Wolds and Cranford to Castor levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of house, N. side of road, 3 chains N.E. from railway bridge, Sutton.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Castor to Cranford and Castor to Waltham on the Wolds levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 18th July 2014 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 09633 98843. Condition: Good.
Surprisingly OS refer to this as 'G' 1036. Apart from this nothing to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4109876

Visited on 19th October 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 4th October 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: TL 09635 98840. Condition: Good.
Friendly chatty owners

Visited on 17th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 096 988. Condition: Good.
8 Nene Way, Sutton. S elev of The Laurels, S elev, almost opp phone box. Painted buff to blend with stonework.
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