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Flush Bracket OSBM 1841: Chard, Silver Street   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of building, opposite Police Station, Silver Street, Chard [2GL]; building, W side of Silver Street, SE angle.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3246 0855.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 116: Lyme Regis & Bridport.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB1841.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
11295 Chard, Church of The Good Shepherd 166.43m to the northeast.
11294 Chard, High Street, Choughs PH 400.50m to the west.
1840 Chard, Sunny Side 1.09km to the south.
1842 Furnham, by Ship Inn 1.31km to the northeast.
1843 Hornsbury Mills Bridge 2.55km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Beer, 22.06km 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 329.9140 feet [100.5578 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 building, opposite Police Station, Silver Street, Chard.

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th February 2016 by jonglew. Condition: Destroyed.
FB was on a warehouse on Silver St. Mark is shown on 1966 map but not on 1973, despite this map still showing the warehouse. Photo of redevelopment at:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20160210-WarehouseSilverStChardSomersetLocationOfFB19-FB1841.jpg

Visited on 15th May 2009 by LesC. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Probably lost to extension or behind a new wall.

Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Couldn't find it, but GR corresponds to new row of housing.
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