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Flush Bracket OSBM 68: Warminster, Ship and Punch Bowl Inn   

Flush Bracket on the Ship and Punch Bowl Inn, Warminster [2GL]; No 18A Silver Street, SW face, 9.7m from S angle.

Location
Grid reference: ST 8695 4514.
Landranger 183: Yeovil & Frome, Shaftesbury & Shepton Mallet.
Explorer 143: Warminster & Trowbridge.
Structure: Pub / Hotel.
Waypoint: FB68.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3782 Warminster, 95 Boreham Road 1.56km to the east.
69 Bugley 1.63km to the west.
G3783 Bishopstrow 3.06km to the east.
G3781 Whitbourne Springs 3.63km to the west.
G3787 Downs View 3.84km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Upton Lovell, 9.16km to the east.

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 375.7420 feet [114.5262 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Upton Lovell to Flax Bourton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on the Ship and Punch Bowl Inn, Warminster.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st April 2013 by jonglew. Grid reference: ST 86956 45151. Condition: Good.
The building has long since ceased to be a pub, it's now 18 Obelisk Court. FB has paint peeling but is otherwise OK.

Visited on 19th September 2012 by Hardy. Grid reference: ST 8695 4514. Condition: Good.
Low down but easily spotted. Grey paint now peeling to reveal other layers underneath.
See http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3142594

Visited on 28th September 2009 by Glaslyn. Condition: Good.
Easy to locate.

Visited on 17th June 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 8705 4512. Condition: Good.
Warminster, Silver St 18 Obelisk Court, S face, 4m from SW angle. N side of jct, opposite obelisk..

Visited on 6th June 2006 by iainmac. Grid reference: ST 8698 4516. Condition: Good.
Lucky find as > 200 ft away according to gps but it didnt feel right so I had a look around.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/28261850465/in/dateposted-public/
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