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Flush Bracket OSBM 680: Lawfield Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S.E. face of abutment of railway bridge, at track to Lawfield [2GL]; railway bridge, NE side of track, NW side of road.

Location
Grid reference: NT 7583 7312.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Explorer 351: Dunbar & North Berwick.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB680.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G5147 Thorntonloch Bridge 1.45km to the northwest.
681 Dunglass, Railway Bridge 1.78km to the southeast.
679 Innerwick Railway Station 2.09km to the northwest.
682 Chapelhill 2.89km to the southeast.
G5146 Skateraw 3.14km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dunbar East, 8.79km 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 115.5740 feet [35.2270 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wester Broomhouse to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. face of abutment of railway bridge, at track to Lawfield.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th April 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Gave it five minutes. I suspect this is below soil level.

Visited on 22nd November 2008 by RHW. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Buried? Rebuilt?

Visited on 27th November 2006 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Lots of soil washed down and this one needs a shovel rather than a trowel. All looks original so should be there.

Visited on 5th December 2005 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Surprising as the buttresses look original. May need to be dug out ?
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