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Flush Bracket OSBM 2069: Walton, High Street   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of Lifford Cottages, High Street, Walton [2GL]; [TM3]; No 343 High Street, NW face, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: TM 2912 3588.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2069.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2068 Trimley St Mary, 67 High Road 917.88m to the northwest.
2070 Felixstowe, Garrison Lane 1.13km to the southeast.
2110 Felixstowe, Walton School 1.32km to the southeast.
2112 Felixstowe, St John the Baptist Church 1.68km to the southeast.
2111 Felixstowe, Trinity Methodist Church 1.82km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 22.10km 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 73.4450 feet [22.3860 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.W. angle of Lifford Cottages, High Street, Walton.

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 levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
painted black

Visited on 16th July 2014 by jlc. Grid reference: TM 2912 3588. Condition: Good.
same as previous logs

Visited on 28th August 2012 by aghadleigh. Condition: Good.
House is now named 'Gillylotts'.

Photo (close): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchgillycottsfbclose.jpg
Photo (wider view): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchgillycottsfb.jpg

Visited on 7th March 2009 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 2912 3588. Condition: Good.
No 343, W face NW angle.. Roadside, end of terrace.
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