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Flush Bracket OSBM 2047: Ipswich, Felixstowe Road   

Flush Bracket on N. face of battlement of railway bridge, Felixstowe Road [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 1949.

Grid reference: TM 1920 4316.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2047.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2061 Ipswich, Warren House 643.51m to the southeast.
G2066 Warren Heath, Felixstowe Road 754.32m to the southeast.
G2067 Ipswich, Royal Oak PH 1.08km to the northwest.
2046 Ipswich, Felixstowe Road 1.14km to the northwest.
2045 Ipswich, Rosehill Road 1.63km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 9.80km 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 121.9850 feet [37.1810 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. face of battlement of railway bridge, Felixstowe Road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th February 2006 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 1920 4316. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Battlements made of pre-stressed concrete.Unable to have a good look at the other side of the battlement,as Railtrack installed a sharp-pointy fence to deter FB Hunters :-(
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