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Flush Bracket OSBM 1121: Ludlow, Town Hall   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of the Town Hall, Ludlow [2GL]; FL BR 1121 TOWN HALL W FACE SW ANG (AGL:0.2, ODN:108.046, Line: G111) - FB reported destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: SO 5101 7460.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 203: Ludlow.
Structure: Village / Town hall.
Waypoint: FB1121.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1120 Ludford Bridge 441.02m to the southeast.
1122 Ludlow, Burway Lane 808.95m to the north.
1119 Ludford Park, The Cottage 1.18km to the south.
1118 Overton 2.04km to the south.
1123 Ryefelton 2.27km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 18.65km 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 354.5360 feet [108.0626 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Suckley to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of the Town Hall, Ludlow.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Suckley to Church Stretton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th May 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SO 5103 7460. Condition: Destroyed.
Town Hall demolished in haste in 1986 after being declared unsafe. Location now used for open-air market.

Visited on 20th May 2005 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
Town Hall gone (space is now the market place according to lady in TIC).

Visited on 23rd December 2004 by ted. Condition: Destroyed.
Ludlow Town Hall demolished c.1986. Checked adjacent buildings in case FB had been relocated but no sign of it.

I don't recall ever seeing the FB but can still remember the smell of the Town Hall from the 1960's (furniture polish upstairs, dank and cabbagey in the market entrance downstairs).
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