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Flush Bracket OSBM 1836: Axminster, Loretto Cottage   

Flush Bracket on S. face of building at Loretto Cottage, junction of Stony Lane [2GL] FB not listed on the OS Database. Note: estimated location amended slightly to SY 3008 9841 from SY 3011 9841.

Location
Grid reference: SY 3008 9841.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 116: Lyme Regis & Bridport.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1836.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1835 Abbey Gate House 1.63km to the southwest.
1837 Weycroft Cottage 1.80km to the north.
1838 Colsdon Cross 3.46km to the north.
1834 Maidenhayne Farm 4.08km to the southwest.
1833 Spillers Farm 5.46km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Beer, 12.45km 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 194.7160 feet [59.3494 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the North Petherton to Flax Bourton (Axmouth to Perry Farm Branch) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of building at Loretto Cottage, junction of Stony Lane.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th September 2012 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Couldn't find it, suspect it's gone: not on OS Database. There is BM 194.77 marked on the 1960 map which could be the FB? I believe the GR is a little in error, and suggest SY 3008 9841 would be better. Photo showing the cottage at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3188306
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