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Flush Bracket OSBM 1646: Dorridge Gate   

Flush Bracket on S.E. face of house at Dorridge Gate [2GL]; Toll Gate House, SE face, E angle.

Location
Grid reference: SS 6140 2430.
Landranger 180: Barnstaple & Ilfracombe, Lynton & Bideford.
Explorer 127: South Molton & Chulmleigh.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1646.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1645 Moor Farm 718.47m to the northeast.
1647 Umberleigh, Railway Cottages 777.82m to the southwest.
1642 Little Deptford 1.36km to the east.
1648 Little Hall 1.52km to the southwest.
1649 Atherington, Riverlake Cottage 1.94km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Torrington, 13.76km 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 172.6440 feet [52.6219 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 S.E. face of house at Dorridge Gate.

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 1st April 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: SS 61415 24307. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4734443

Visited on 18th March 2012 by droggy. Grid reference: SS 6140 2430. Condition: Good.
Easily visible from road on SE face of house in good condition.

Visited on 10th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SS 6141 2431. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/17250873072/in/photostream/

Visited on 4th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SS 614 243. Condition: Good.
B3227: Dorridge Gate. SE cnr of house on N side of B3227 at jct minor road: S elev. named Dorridge Gate on old OS list
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