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Flush Bracket OSBM 1816: Penzance, New Road   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of wall, junction of roads, N.W. side of New Road [2GL]; junction of walls, N side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SW 4658 2942.
Landranger 203: Land's End & Isles of Scilly, St Ives & Lizard Point.
Explorer 102: Land's End.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB1816.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1574 Newlyn, Trinity Methodist Chapel 712.81m to the southwest.
1815 Penzance, Western Promenade Road 850.88m to the northeast.
1565 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 1 922.28m to the south.
1520 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 2 1.01km to the south.
1575 Newlyn, School 1.15km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Tolcarne, 501.20m to the southwest.

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 25.6800 feet [7.8273 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Troon to Newlyn (Tolcarne) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of wall, junction of roads, N.W. side of New Road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th September 2015 by FRI. Condition: Damaged.
found as reported with the section below the arrow broken off most likely due to someone levering the bottom half but breaking off instead of removing the whole thing!
of some concern as the previous FB (1850) has been removed.

Visited on 29th July 2008 by Stonefly. Grid reference: SW 4658 2942. Condition: Damaged.
Lower third missing; presumably vandalised.

Visited on 27th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change. At foot of Laregan Hill, on E side.

Visited on 29th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SW 467 294. Condition: Good.
Penzance. SW angle of roadside wall at jct.

Visited on 28th July 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SW 4659 2943. Condition: Good.
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