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Flush Bracket OSBM 1625: Water Farm   

Flush Bracket on N.E. face of house, Water Farm, junction of roads [2GL]; Water Farm, SW side of road, NE face, 1.8m from E angle.

Location
Grid reference: ST 1947 4319.
Landranger 181: Minehead & Brendon Hills, Dulverton & Tiverton.
Explorer 140: Quantock Hills & Bridgwater.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1625.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1626 Burton, The Smithy 764.85m to the north.
1627 Gill's Farm 1.50km to the northeast.
1624 Stogursey Lane Bridge 2.38km to the south.
1620 Nether Stowey, Jackson's Lane 3.32km to the south.
1619 Nether Stowey, St Mary's Street 3.55km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 13.40km to the southeast.

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 113.4290 feet [34.5732 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the North Petherton to Flax Bourton (Stolford Branch) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. face of house, Water Farm, junction of roads.

Logged Visits
Visited on 31st March 2016 by jonglew. Grid reference: ST 19486 43197. Condition: Good.
Paritially buried at roadside on this 16thC Grade II listed farmhouse. Kicked away enough accumulated soil etc to view the number. Poor light in early morning but can be seen in photos. Photos at:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20160331-WaterFarmBurtonSomersetFB20-FB1625-1.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20160331-WaterFarmBurtonSomersetFB20-FB1625-2.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20160331-WaterFarmBurtonSomersetFB20-FB1625-3.jpg

Visited on 13th October 2012 by RHW. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Missed it, guess it's completely buried.

Visited on 28th June 2010 by iainmac. Grid reference: ST 1947 4321. Condition: Good.
Just to right of door in wall.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/4748407433/

Visited on 5th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Good.
Half-buried in grass on right hand side of doorway to annexe of main farm building.
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