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Flush Bracket OSBM 1686: Ilminster, Gas Works   

Flush Bracket on S.E. angle of building, Gas Works, Ilminster [2GL].

Location
Grid reference: ST 3603 1412.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 128: Taunton & Blackdown Hills.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB1686.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1687 Ilminster, Brewery Inn 619.84m to the north.
1845 Dowlish Ford, New Buildings 649.38m to the south.
1844 Sea 1.56km to the southwest.
1688 Ashwell Farm 1.98km to the north.
1689 Ilford Bridge 3.73km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 20.59km to the north.

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 158.2890 feet [48.2465 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, Gas Works, Ilminster.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th August 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 3603 1412. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Old buildings at Ilminster Warehouse, could be the place, no sign of FB.

Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Gas works buildings now converted to business and extended.

Visited on 4th August 2005 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Building has a more modern extension.
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