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Flush Bracket OSBM G2642: Brighton, Gas Works   

N face, 2' from NE angle of Electric Station Building, S side of Rodean Road, Kemptown [3GL]; works, Roedean Road, NE face, E angle - Flush Bracket on perimeter wall of disused gas [?] works; presumably replaced FB 2628 nearby.

Grid reference: TQ 3360 0364.
Landranger 198: Brighton & Lewes, Haywards Heath.
Explorer 122: Brighton & Hove.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FG2642.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2628 Brighton, Riflebutt Road 30.00m to the east.
2627 Brighton, Marine Parade 842.91m to the west.
2629 Roedean 1.84km to the southeast.
2626 Brighton, Grand Aquarium 2.23km to the west.
G2639 Brighton, Palace Place 2.39km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Alfriston, 17.35km to the east.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 96.4123 feet [29.3865 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Alfriston to Arundel levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face, 2' from NE angle of Electric Station Building, S side of Rodean Road, Kemptown.

Logged Visits
Visited on 30th April 2014 by Jonesduo. Condition: Good.
Building is still boarded up but flush bracket is still in good condition.

Visited on 21st September 2012 by Laverock. Condition: Good.
Good, but vulnerable because the building is disused and boarded up. Photo at

Visited on 26th May 2006 by Griefmiester. Condition: Good.
Located on Front of old gas works building next to traffic lights - Good condition

Visited on 11th September 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TQ 336 036. Condition: Good.
Brighton- Kemp Town- gasworks. Roedean Road, SW quadrant of jct, NE angle N face of building, roadside.

Visited on 27th November 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on unknown date by mystic189. Condition: Unknown.
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