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Flush Bracket OSBM 2093: Felixstowe, Tidal Observatory   

Flush Bracket on S. face of sea wall, 117 links from angle (Tidal Observatory Bench Mark) [2GL]; FL BR 2093 WALL 23.2M S 4.0M W WALL JUNC W FACE = note location corrected to TM28273199 from TM 282 312.

Location
Grid reference: TM 2827 3199.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB2093.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2092 Felixstowe, Landguard Fort 114.02m to the east.
2072 Felixstowe, Martello Tower 1.48km to the northeast.
2071 Felixstowe, Langer Road, Tide Gauge Aux 1 2.33km to the northeast.
11545 Dovercourt 2.36km to the west.
S1077 Dovercourt, Methodist Chapel 2.38km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 23.94km 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 11.4990 feet [3.5049 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 S. face of sea wall, 117 links from angle (Tidal Observatory Bench Mark).

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: Probably destroyed.

Visited on 1st August 2005 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 2820 3120. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Much of the sea defence has been replaced.There is a rectangular rendered piece of cement in the old wall at the location stated.FB probably destroyed.
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