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Projecting Bracket: The Devil's Highway   

Bracket on N. face of battlement of bridge over railway, The Devil's Highway (Roman Road) [2GL]; CUT MARK: BRACKET OLD TYPE RLY BR SE SIDE TK NE FACE (ODN 62.7370m, AGL 0.8m).

Location
Grid reference: SU 6576 6252.
Landranger 175: Reading & Windsor, Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell.
Landranger 186: Aldershot & Guildford, Camberley & Haslemere.
Explorer 159: Reading, Wokingham & Pangbourne.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: PB0006.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S5091 Stratfield Mortimer, Mortimer Railway Station 2.14km to the northeast.
S9628 Burghfield Common, School 4.32km to the north.
G3406 Tadley, School 5.58km to the west.
G3405 Pamber Green, Cottage Farm 5.59km to the southwest.
G3404 Pamber End, Queens College Arms 6.18km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Basingstoke, 10.81km to the south.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This projecting bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 205.7830 feet [62.7227 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Basingstoke to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on N. face of battlement of bridge over railway, The Devil's Highway (Roman Road).

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th February 2017 by dal. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Not easy to look over the bridge, but I couldn't see the PB. May have gone.

Visited on 8th April 2007 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Probably destroyed.
This PB corresponds to the OS database record: SU65766252: CUT MARK BRACKET OLD TYPE RLY BR SE SIDE TK NE FACE; height 62.737m, height above track 0.8m.
Couldn't see it but did find cut mark on parapet 67m amsl: see BM0930.

Visited on 10th June 2006 by lackofluke. Condition: Couldn't find it.
If it's still there it's on the N face W battlement of the bridge. I couldn't be sure I'd seen it from the bridge as there was some vegetation there.
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