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Flush Bracket OSBM 1520: Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 2   

Flush Bracket on the face of wall, Shore end, South Pier [2GL]; wall, SE side of South Pier Road, NW face, E end (Newlyn TG Aux 2).

Location
Grid reference: SW 4659 2841.
Landranger 203: Land's End & Isles of Scilly, St Ives & Lizard Point.
Explorer 102: Land's End.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FB1520.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1565 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 1 172.05m to the northeast.
1575 Newlyn, School 550.09m to the west.
1574 Newlyn, Trinity Methodist Chapel 586.94m to the northwest.
1816 Penzance, New Road 1.01km to the north.
1815 Penzance, Western Promenade Road 1.61km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Tolcarne, 891.85m 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 17.4220 feet [5.3102 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newlyn (Tolcarne) to Observatory levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on the face of wall, Shore end, South Pier.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 17.4187 feet [5.3092 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included as a side level on the Newlyn Circuit levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th December 2013 by FRI. Condition: Good.
FB in good condition situated on large concrete block at the corner of the access road to pier and harbour.

Visited on 15th September 2013 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SW 4659 2841. Condition: Good.
nice find

Visited on 25th May 2013 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 11th July 2009 by Brisey. Grid reference: SW 46594 28425. Condition: Good.
No change, no problems accessing the pier.

Visited on 27th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 29th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SW 466 285. Condition: Good.
Newlyn Harbour, South Pier.. on NW face of concrete road on SE side of South Pier Road, at foot of hill.

Visited on 28th July 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SW 4658 2841. Condition: Good.
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