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Flush Bracket OSBM 1885: Elmington Cottages   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottages, W. from Elmington Lodge [2GL]; N angle, house No 4 Elmington Cottages, SE side of road.

Location
Grid reference: TL 0520 8958.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 227: Peterborough.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1885.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1884 Oundle Wharf, Riverside Hotel 846.46m to the southwest.
1883 Oundle, Half Moon Inn 1.49km to the southwest.
1882 Oundle, 73 Benefield Road 2.33km to the southwest.
S8218 Oundle, Pumping Station 2.42km to the southwest.
1886 Eaglethorpe 2.65km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Castor, 12.82km to the northeast.

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 66.1990 feet [20.1775 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Cranford to Castor levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of cottages, W. from Elmington Lodge.

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 levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th August 2016 by cjo. Condition: Repositioned on site.
the porch looks quite new as does a lot of the brickwork on house. House has a dated stone at gable height of 1994. Nevertheless FB is still on site and visible from gate

Visited on 17th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 052 896. Condition: Good.
4 Elmington Cottages, nr Oundle. easternmost of terrace of 4 cottages, on E elev of porch. just visible from entrance when gates open (often closed)
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