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Flush Bracket OSBM 7: by Cleeve Mill   

Flush Bracket on culvert under towing path, about 9 chains S.W. from Cleeve Mill [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 02/08/1971.

Location
Grid reference: SU 59868 81358.
Landranger 174: Newbury & Wantage, Hungerford & Didcot.
Explorer 170: Abingdon, Wantage & Vale of White Horse.
Explorer 171: Chiltern Hills West.
Structure: Culvert.
Waypoint: FB7.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1793 Goring, Mount Cottages 410.55m to the east.
G3419 Streatley, The Beeches 1.09km to the southwest.
6 Gatehampton Railway Bridge 1.91km to the southeast.
G3418 Thames Grove 2.07km to the south.
8 Moulsford, Beetle and Wedge Inn 2.34km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wallingford, 7.31km to the north.

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 140.3920 feet [42.7915 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Basingstoke to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on culvert under towing path, about 9 chains S.W. from Cleeve Mill.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th January 2011 by dal. Condition: Destroyed.
Agreed. Detailed mapping shows a BM on the south side of the bridge facing the river.

Visited on 11th March 2006 by lackofluke. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of it on either side of the bridge.

Visited on 14th August 2004 by jochta. Condition: Destroyed.
Culvert has been altered considerably and little of the original structure remains. Not shown on MasterMap
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