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Flush Bracket OSBM 2043: Ipswich, St Helen's Street   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, junction of Argyle Street and St Helen's Street [2GL].

Location
Grid reference: TM 1692 4451.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2043.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2044 Ipswich, Fore Street 400.50m to the south.
2042 Ipswich, Tower Ramparts 664.83m to the west.
G1599 Ipswich, Spring Road Viaduct 843.45m to the east.
S0268 Ipswich, St Mary Stoke Church 989.95m to the southwest.
2045 Ipswich, Rosehill Road 1.06km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 7.16km 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 38.5790 feet [11.7589 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Ipswich to Felixstowe (Observatory Bench Mark) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, junction of Argyle Street and St Helen's Street.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Felixstowe to Ipswich and Whitton Green North to Ipswich levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 26th January 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 1692 4451. Condition: Destroyed.
no BM at junction: easternmost house in row probably lost to junction improvement at some point. MasterMap no BM.
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