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Flush Bracket OSBM 2092: Felixstowe, Landguard Fort   

Flush Bracket on N.W. angle of building, Landguard Fort [2GL]; [TM3]; NE face, E angle of jut, Landguard Fort. W side of entrance.

Location
Grid reference: TM 2838 3196.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB2092.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2093 Felixstowe, Tidal Observatory 114.02m to the west.
2072 Felixstowe, Martello Tower 1.43km to the northeast.
2071 Felixstowe, Langer Road, Tide Gauge Aux 1 2.30km to the northeast.
11545 Dovercourt 2.46km to the west.
S1077 Dovercourt, Methodist Chapel 2.48km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 24.04km 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 7.5800 feet [2.3104 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 N.W. angle of building, Landguard Fort.

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: Good.
at bottom of moat, some 20m left of gateway

Visited on 11th April 2016 by Cud05. Grid reference: TM 2838 3196. Condition: Good.
GPS Ref 51.939246N,1.321136E.

https://app.box.com/s/r0as6464ge025i3ujsa63zdthp13gksx

Visited on 17th July 2014 by jlc. Grid reference: TM 2838 3197. Condition: Good.
good description, from previous logs

Visited on 18th August 2012 by aghadleigh. Condition: Good.
ODN on OS table (last levelled 1961) is 2.3086m.

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

Visited on 14th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TM 284 320. Condition: Good.
Felixstowe- Landguard Fort. N face NE angle of Chapel Bastion, 20m W of entrance, visible from car park, 8m back and well below.

Visited on 1st August 2005 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 2839 3199. Condition: Good.
On the wall of a very impressive Landguard Fort.
www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1888163

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