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Flush Bracket OSBM 1364: Soham Mill   

Flush Bracket on S.E. side of windmill, Down Field, S.W. side of road [2GL]; Downfield Windmill, SE face.

Location
Grid reference: TL 6080 7174.
Landranger 154: Cambridge & Newmarket, Saffron Walden.
Explorer 226: Ely & Newmarket.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB1364.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
11710 No Ditch Bridge 1.26km to the southwest.
1363 No Ditch Bridge 1.26km to the southwest.
1365 Fordham, Market Street 2.04km to the southeast.
S8237 Fordham, Market Street 2.04km to the southeast.
10700 Soham 2.21km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wicken, 6.62km to the west.

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 38.5580 feet [11.7525 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wicken to Clare levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. side of windmill, Down Field, S.W. side of road.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 22nd July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
FB has been cleaned up and painted in gold paint

Visited on 12th October 2014 by wrose. Grid reference: TL 60806 71755. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there in the condition described.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4275503

Visited on 11th October 2014 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there. Open access.

Visited on 23rd August 2005 by asteroth. Grid reference: TL 6081 7175. Condition: Good.
Since IanR's picture the FB has been treated to a layer of black pitch,still visible though.Mill privately owned,with a few millstones and beehives surrounding the windmill.
www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1884454

Visited on 8th October 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 608 717. Condition: Good.
Soham Mill. South "edge" of (round) windmill, Soham. wall & FB blackened

Visited on 29th July 2004 by iangr2004. Condition: Unknown.
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