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Flush Bracket OSBM 2: Winchester, Water Works   

Flush Bracket on E. face of Water Works, junction of Quarry Road [2GL]; Icart Tower, N of Quarry Road, junction of Northbrook Avenue, E face, 2.3m S of E angle.

Location
Grid reference: SU 4932 2930.
Landranger 185: Winchester & Basingstoke, Andover & Romsey.
Explorer 132: Winchester, New Alresford & East Meon.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB2.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
967 Winchester, Northbrook Avenue 383.28m to the west.
3000 Winchester, St Giles's Hill 488.36m to the west.
2837 Winchester, East Hill Road 720.69m to the southwest.
G3132 Winchester, Kingsgate Road 1.66km to the southwest.
35 Winchester, Stockbridge Road 1.75km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Winchester, 1.10km 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 288.3390 feet [87.8857 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Southampton to Winchester, Southampton to Winchester - Eastleigh to Winchester Branch and Winchester to Upton Lovell levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of Water Works, junction of Quarry Road.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 14th September 2015 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th April 2013 by droggy. Condition: Good.
Still resplendent in its red livery. Vegetation has been cut back. Former water tower now a residence - Icart Tower.

Visited on 11th August 2006 by RodS. Condition: Good.
Winchester, Icart Tower (former water tower, now private house), E face. N side of Northbrook Avenue at junction with Quarry Road. FB painted red, behind vegetation. BM 87.89m on MasterMap.

Visited on 20th March 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SU 493 293. Condition: Good.
Winchester- Icart Tower. N side of Quarry Road, E face. FB painted red. Former waterworks, now private house.

Visited on 30th November 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th October 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: SU 493 293. Condition: Good.
Icart Tower in Quarry Rd
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