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Flush Bracket OSBM 1689: Ilford Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N. battlement of Ilford Bridge, River Isle [2GL]; N parapet of bridge, centre of River Isle.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3714 1768.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 128: Taunton & Blackdown Hills.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1689.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1707 Puckington, Cottage 1.01km to the northeast.
1688 Ashwell Farm 1.82km to the southwest.
1708 Westport Inn 2.89km to the northeast.
1687 Ilminster, Brewery Inn 3.24km to the southwest.
1686 Ilminster, Gas Works 3.73km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 17.84km 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 69.4660 feet [21.1732 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 N. battlement of Ilford Bridge, River Isle.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th August 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 371 177. Condition: Good.
NW parapet, middle of SE face, set low, in grass.

Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Good.
In centre of N parapet, at ground level.

Visited on 4th August 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: ST 3716 1770. Condition: Good.
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