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Flush Bracket OSBM 2448: Stafford, Engineering Works   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of Engineering Works, S. side of road [2GL]; No 14a Newport Road, NW face. W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 9200 2282.
Landranger 127: Stafford & Telford, Ironbridge.
Explorer 244: Cannock Chase & Chasewater.
Structure: Factory.
Waypoint: FB2448.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S062 Stafford, Royal Brine Baths 354.68m to the northeast.
2447 Stafford, Eastgate Street 563.03m to the northeast.
G3460 Western Downs 1.57km to the southwest.
2446 Stafford, Bostock's Boot Factory 1.69km to the north.
2445 Stafford, Tollgate Farm Cottage 2.80km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Stafford, 6.44km to the northeast.

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 253.8370 feet [77.3695 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Stafford to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of Engineering Works, S. 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 Stafford to Church Stretton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th August 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
old pub building remains, the rest of site redeveloped.

Visited on 8th May 2014 by Shantavira. Condition: Destroyed.
New buildings here now. No trace of FB.

Visited on 16th February 2008 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
Building still boarded up and looks fit for demolition, but FB still in place.

Visited on 21st March 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 9201 2282. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/15985459504/

Visited on 14th December 2006 by dal. Condition: Good.
No change. Building still boarded up. Re-development seems the most likely prospect.

Visited on 13th March 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 920 228. Condition: Good.
Stafford- 14A Newport St.. Near Railway Station, at traffic lights. derelict house (by ex Railway pub) at traffic lights, FB v low down, "4"s are open font, not the usual OS style. As of 2005, due for demolition.
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