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Flush Bracket OSBM 396: Dunbar, Slaughterhouse   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of slaughter house, Dunbar [2GL].

Location
Grid reference: NT 6832 7823.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Explorer 351: Dunbar & North Berwick.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB396.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
557 Dunbar, Spott Road 327.57m to the north.
674 Dunbar, Town Hall 783.90m to the northwest.
561 Dunbar, Westgate 1.00km to the northwest.
G2126 Broxburn 1.30km to the southeast.
395 Easter Broomhouse Cottages 1.31km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dunbar East, 594.23m 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 46.4180 feet [14.1482 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dunbar Circuit levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of slaughter house, Dunbar.

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 68324 78229. Condition: Good.
Visited and photographed with the kind permission of the staff in the Reception Office. Still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5189465

Visited on 2nd March 2012 by cjo. Condition: Couldn't find it.
looks like a new building is on site of AG Thomas builders.

Visited on 16th October 2009 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Not on corner. Half way along W face. Lady in office still welcoming.

Visited on 15th August 2007 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Former slaughterhouse, now part of the premises of A.G. Thomson & Sons, Public Works Contractors & Plant Hire. Called in at reception first. Very helpful lady who knew about the FB and was pleased for me to photograph it. Essential to call during working hours when the yard is open. Photographed 15/08/2007, GRP.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/23341132080/in/album-72157662039808882/

Visited on 21st August 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 683 782. Condition: Good.
Yard for A G Thompson
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