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Flush Bracket OSBM 1278: St Albans, Victoria Street   

Flush Bracket on E. face, Surveyors Office, Victoria Street, St Albans [2GL]; No 96 Victoria Street, E face.

Location
Grid reference: TL 1526 0709.
Landranger 166: Luton & Hertford, Hitchin & St Albans.
Explorer 182: St Albans & Hatfield.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB1278.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1277 St Albans, Spotted Bull PH 753.92m to the west.
1279 St Albans, Hatfield Road 1.34km to the east.
1276 St Albans, Verulam Road 1.36km to the northwest.
S8622 Chiswell Green 3.16km to the southwest.
1275 Bow Bridge 3.33km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hemel Hempstead, 8.98km to the west.

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 325.2970 feet [99.1505 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hemel Hempstead to Buntingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face, Surveyors Office, Victoria Street, St Albans.

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th June 2013 by FRI. Grid reference: TL 1526 0709. Condition: Good.
FB painted black behind gates to yard (to the left of drain pipe) in good condition, the surveyors office no linger exists but is now 96 Vicroria Street.

Visited on 27th November 2010 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 153 071. Condition: Good.
S face, inside yard.. Mid pm Saturday, yard gates open, but FB behind bin and hard to see.

Visited on 30th March 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 153 071. Condition: Couldn't find it.
No 96? Boarded up; yard gated off, no FB visible.

Visited on 28th October 2005 by mystic189. Condition: Good.
Aug 05. FB may be hidden behind gate.
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