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Flush Bracket OSBM 1634: Newtown   

Flush Bracket on N. face of wall, 2 links from house at Bridge [2GL]; pillar, side entrance, West Bridge Farm House, 3m S of NE angle of house, N face.

Location
Grid reference: SS 7585 2553.
Landranger 180: Barnstaple & Ilfracombe, Lynton & Bideford.
Explorer 127: South Molton & Chulmleigh.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB1634.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1635 Bishmill Gate 930.00m to the west.
1636 Bishmill Bridge 1.91km to the west.
1633 Kerscott 3.40km to the east.
1637 South Molton, Mole Mills 3.58km to the west.
1638 South Molton 4.50km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dulverton, 14.62km 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 390.4210 feet [119.0003 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dulverton to Torrington levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of wall, 2 links from house at Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 14th October 2012 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Assume lost to road improvements - no wall or house at GR.

Visited on 18th March 2012 by droggy. Grid reference: SS 7585 2553. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Wall has gone thus appears FB gone too.

Visited on 12th April 2006 by lackofluke. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Roadside wall seems to be in the process of being rebuilt.
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