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Flush Bracket OSBM 2054: Cavendish, Stour Street   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, S. side of Workhouse Street, 6 chains E. from junction of roads to Cavendish Mill [2GL]; house, S side of Stour Street, E face, NE angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 8002 4587.
Landranger 155: Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury & Stowmarket.
Explorer 196: Sudbury, Hadleigh & Dedham Vale.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2054.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2055 Cavendish, The Old Bakery 950.16m to the northeast.
2056 Kiln Farm 2.02km to the east.
2053 Clare Hill Farm 2.24km to the west.
2052 Clare, Cavendish Road 3.03km to the west.
2057 Glemsford Pumping Station 3.14km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Clare, 5.61km 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 136.0170 feet [41.4580 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Clare to Ipswich levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of house, S. side of Workhouse Street, 6 chains E. from junction of roads to Cavendish Mill.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Ipswich to Clare levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th March 2016 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 25th February 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 80024 45868. Condition: Good.
Visited and photographed with the kind permission of the householder. Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4595822

Visited on 25th July 2013 by aghadleigh. Grid reference: TL 8002 4587. Condition: Good.
Spoke to the owner who chatted to us and kindly let us take pictures. He remembers someone previously visiting to take a photo, too!

FB is easily visible from the roadside, but just inside the iron gates.

Photo (close): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchcav1stourvillafbclose.jpg
Photo (wider view): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchcav1stourvillafb.jpg

Visited on 14th June 2006 by asteroth. Grid reference: TL 7993 4581. Condition: Good.
As per RHW's description.

Visited on 6th February 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 799 458. Condition: Good.
Cavendish- No 1 Stour St. NE angle E face of Stour Villa, S. side of road. Villa- but just one of a row of small cottages! Roadside, FB partly obscured by open gate
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