ST2264 : War Department benchmark

taken 8 years ago, near to Flat Holm [other Features], The Vale of Glamorgan, Great Britain

War Department benchmark
War Department benchmark
There are no Ordnance Survey triangulation pillars on Flatholm but there are a number of these - and based on the numbers on these small stone pillars there used to be a whole lot more.

The small stone pillar (about a foot tall) has an individual number, the letters W D - and between the letters a bench mark, minus the usual top horizontal line that is normally seen on benchmarks and cut marks.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 October, 2009
Category
Bench Mark   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 221 646 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:22.5222N 3:7.1666W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 221 646
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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