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Flush Bracket OSBM 1839: Marlpit Cottages   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of Marlpit Cottages, W. of South Chard [2GL]; Marlpit Cottages, W side of Axminster Road, E face, 3.4m from SE angle.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3250 0517.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 116: Lyme Regis & Bridport.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1839.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1840 Chard, Sunny Side 2.29km to the north.
1841 Chard, Silver Street 3.38km to the north.
11294 Chard, High Street, Choughs PH 3.43km to the north.
11295 Chard, Church of The Good Shepherd 3.52km to the north.
1838 Colsdon Cross 3.72km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Beer, 19.23km 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 350.3950 feet [106.8004 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.E. angle of Marlpit Cottages, W. of South Chard.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th August 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: ST 3251 0516. Condition: Good.
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