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Flush Bracket OSBM 1091: Bwlch   

Flush Bracket on W. face of cottage at Bwlch, 11 chains E. of Penuel Chapel [2GL]; house, N side of road, NW angle, W face - note location corrected to SO 1518 2206 from previously suggested SO 1496 2207.

Location
Grid reference: SO 1518 2206.
Landranger 161: Abergavenny & The Black Mountains.
Explorer OL13: Brecon Beacons National Park East.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1091.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1092 Bwlch 769.68m to the northwest.
G2974 Llwyfen 948.68m to the southeast.
1090 Llwyfen 948.68m to the southeast.
1089 Half Way Inn 1.96km to the east.
1093 Talybryn Lodge 2.14km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Brecon, 12.24km 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 664.9870 feet [202.6880 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Abergavenny to Brecon levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of cottage at Bwlch, 11 chains E. of Penuel Chapel.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th April 2013 by jonglew. Grid reference: SO 15181 22065. Condition: Damaged.
Found this FB today on side of Laurel Cottage, but could not attest to its number as it is encrusted in so many layers of paint, hence marking it as damaged. It may be that with a good scrape (blow torch), it would prove to be in good condition. However, it is definitely still with us.
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