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Flush Bracket OSBM 1471: Coniston Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S.E. battlement of Coniston Bridge [2GL]; S parapet of Coniston Bridge, N face.

Location
Grid reference: SD 9086 5498.
Landranger 103: Blackburn & Burnley, Clitheroe & Skipton.
Explorer OL2: Yorkshire Dales - Southern & Western areas.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1471.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2098 Coniston Hall Lodge 1.20km to the west.
G2099 Gargrave, Anchor Inn 1.81km to the southeast.
1470 Anchor Bridge 1.85km to the southeast.
1469 Gargrave 2.87km to the east.
1468 Holme Bridge Lock 3.56km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Skipton, 9.08km to the east.

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 427.8710 feet [130.4151 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Skipton to Ribblesdale levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. battlement of Coniston Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on unknown date by Ron. Condition: Destroyed.
Only lost in the last 10 years or so. Sat proudly in the middle of the bridge
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