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Flush Bracket OSBM 1479: Settle Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S.W. battlement of Settle Bridge [2GL]; SW parapet, Settle Bridge, SE side of river.

Location
Grid reference: SD 8166 6408.
Landranger 98: Wensleydale & Upper Wharfedale.
Explorer OL2: Yorkshire Dales - Southern & Western areas.
Explorer OL41: Forest of Bowland & Ribblesdale.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1479.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1480 Langcliffe, Railway Bridge 617.17m to the northeast.
1478 Settle, Duke Street 920.87m to the south.
1481 Langcliffe, Railway Bridge 1.30km to the north.
1477 Runley Bridge 1.71km to the south.
1482 Oxgang Laithe 2.19km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ribblesdale, 10.31km 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 483.4370 feet [147.3516 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.W. battlement of Settle 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 30th May 2015 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 30th May 2015 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Still good. Hazardous! Photography done while traffic dodging.

Visited on 12th April 2015 by cjo. Condition: Good.
careful of traffic when taking photo

Visited on 20th July 2013 by buspass. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th December 2012 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SD 8166 6408. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 1st December 2012 by Earby. Condition: Good.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/twinklepops/8267298583/

Visited on 9th June 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SD 81660 64079. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2986179

Visited on 16th February 2012 by longmyndhiker. Condition: Good.

Visited on 12th July 2009 by AndyG. Condition: Good.
Still OK.
Drive by sighting.

Visited on 6th August 2007 by Ramblinjohn. Grid reference: SD 8166 6408. Condition: Good.
Good condition, and easy to see from the footpath across the road, but beware fast moving traffic. See photo on Geograph: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1379796

Visited on 18th July 2007 by RogerTempleman. Grid reference: SD 81659 64079. Condition: Good.
It's all been said by others!

Visited on 20th May 2007 by runnerbean. Condition: Good.

Visited on 26th November 2006 by bonatti. Grid reference: SD 81660 64081. Condition: Good.

Visited on 30th April 2005 by ted. Condition: Good.
Downstream parapet; E side of river.

Visited on 3rd October 2004 by Bagge9905. Grid reference: SD 816 640. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th September 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: SD 816 640. Condition: Good.
Bridge over Ribble

Visited on 14th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SD 817 641. Condition: Good.
Settle bridge. On SE end of B6480 bridge over the Ribble.
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