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Flush Bracket OSBM 2071: Felixstowe, Langer Road, Tide Gauge Aux 1   

FLUSH BRACKET: FL BR 2071 HO NO25 LANGER RD W ANG NW FACE (TGBM AUX1) (HEIGHT HISTORY SUGGESTS POSSIBLE MOVEMENT) (ODN 2.4170m, AGL 0.2m).

Flush Bracket on S.W. corner of house at junction of Langer Road and Beach Road West [2GL]; house No 25 Langer Road, W angle, NW face (TGBM AUX1).

Location
Grid reference: TM 2956 3393.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB2071.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2112 Felixstowe, St John the Baptist Church 640.31m to the northeast.
2072 Felixstowe, Martello Tower 898.11m to the south.
2111 Felixstowe, Trinity Methodist Church 984.07m to the northeast.
2070 Felixstowe, Garrison Lane 1.27km to the north.
2110 Felixstowe, Walton School 1.49km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 23.63km 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 8.1720 feet [2.4908 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Ipswich to Felixstowe (Observatory Bench Mark) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. corner of house at junction of Langer Road and Beach Road West.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Damaged.
heavy paint in render recess

Visited on 11th April 2016 by Cud05. Grid reference: TM 2956 3393. Condition: Damaged.
GPS Ref 51.956442N,1.339586E.

https://app.box.com/s/ts1kf5u1h85hntkgmlvh1f54fy7ym136

Visited on 14th July 2014 by jlc. Grid reference: TM 2957 3393. Condition: Damaged.
still full of gung

Visited on 18th August 2012 by aghadleigh. Condition: Damaged.
Still clogged with thick paint and whatever it's had put over it in the past, number is barely readable.

OS table description adds: (HEIGHT HISTORY SUGGESTS POSSIBLE MOVEMENT) to the description at the top of the page. ODN is 2.4170m on table, last levelled in 1980.

Photo (close): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchfelix25langerrdfbclose.jpg
Photo (wider view): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchfelix25langerrdfb.jpg

Visited on 10th October 2010 by ChrisC. Condition: Slightly damaged.
As described, 0.2m agl
Ho junc Langer Rd & Beach Rd West
White painted to match house

Visited on 14th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 295 339. Condition: Good.
Felixstowe- 25 Langer Road. W angle, NW face, at jct Beach Road West, roadside.

Visited on 1st August 2005 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 2956 3393. Condition: Damaged.
An important FB clogged -up with rendering and Sandtex,attached to No.25 Langer Road.
www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1884566

Visited on 22nd August 2004 by iangr2004. Condition: Unknown.
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