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Flush Bracket OSBM 2361: Beaufront Castle, North Lodge   

Flush Bracket on N. face of North Lodge to Beaufront Castle [2GL]; [South Shields to Hexham]; 2.4m from North Lodge, NW angle.

Location
Grid reference: NY 9625 6610.
Landranger 87: Hexham & Haltwhistle.
Explorer OL43: Hadrian's Wall.
Structure: Lodge.
Waypoint: FB2361.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2334 Sandhoe, High House 709.37m to the east.
G2335 East Oakwood Farm 1.42km to the west.
2392 Fern Hill Farm 1.43km to the north.
G2333 Hampstead Farm 2.04km to the east.
G2336 Bridge End Dye Works 2.44km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hexham, 1.04km to the north.

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 426.1840 feet [129.9009 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wolsingham to Hexham levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of North Lodge to Beaufront Castle.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th March 2016 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Roadside on the blank wall of the lodge; difficult to spot as it has weathered to blend in with the stonework.

Visited on 19th July 2015 by cjo. Condition: Good.
hidden by grime in centre of wall

Visited on 2nd May 2015 by ted. Condition: Good.
No change

Visited on 22nd September 2011 by monkey_scout. Condition: Good.
Bracket still in good condition. http://benchmarks.jamieion.co.uk/post/10519420440/beaufront-castle-north-lodge

Visited on 28th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 962 660. Condition: Good.
Lodge at N entrance to Beaufront Castle, nr Hexham. middle of N elev at rdside. FB blends with stone wall, not obvious

Visited on 19th August 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 962 660. Condition: Good.
N lodge - Beaufront Castle
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