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Flush Bracket OSBM 2801: Staines, Kingston Road   

Flush Bracket on end of building near Police Station, Staines [2GL]; building, NE side of Kingston Road, S angle, SE face.

Location
Grid reference: TQ 0399 7172.
Landranger 176: West London, Rickmansworth & Staines.
Explorer 160: Windsor, Weybridge & Bracknell.
Structure: Unknown.
Waypoint: FB2801.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2800 Staines, 172 Kingston Road 1.32km to the southeast.
2802 Staines, Water Works 1.69km to the west.
10003 Knowle Green 1.82km to the south.
G3550 Ashford, 35 Ford Close 2.57km to the east.
G3549 Egham, Paripan Works 2.93km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Windsor Castle, 8.50km to the northwest.

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 50.3520 feet [15.3473 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Croydon to Windsor Castle levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on end of building near Police Station, Staines.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th November 2013 by dal. Condition: Probably destroyed.
I suspect this was/is on the building that is currently the Oriental Buffet Restaurant. However, there is now a building against the SE face. Although a separate building there is a 'seal' between the two.

Visited on 16th August 2009 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Lost to redevelopment? Buildings here appear unsuitable.

Visited on 8th January 2005 by Calico. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Police station converted to offices. No sign of fb but may just survive on bldgs to E, under corrugated iron etc.
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