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Flush Bracket OSBM 1688: Ashwell Farm   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of building, Ashwell Farm, Ashwell [2GL]; SW angle of building, Ashwell Farm, E side of road.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3625 1609.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 128: Taunton & Blackdown Hills.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1688.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1687 Ilminster, Brewery Inn 1.44km to the south.
1689 Ilford Bridge 1.82km to the northeast.
1686 Ilminster, Gas Works 1.98km to the south.
1845 Dowlish Ford, New Buildings 2.63km to the south.
1707 Puckington, Cottage 2.80km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 18.86km to the northwest.

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 93.5430 feet [28.5119 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.W. angle of building, Ashwell Farm, Ashwell.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th August 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 3626 1607. Condition: Good.
SW angle W face of roadside building, Ashwell Farm. FB numbers buried & inaccessible, behind drain surround: digging to no avail.

Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Couldn't find it on farm building.

Visited on 4th August 2005 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Now a small business park - outbuildings rebuilt. No sign roadside nor on what was the farm.
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