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Flush Bracket OSBM 2799: Littleton Common   

Flush Bracket on W. face of bridge, 2 chains S. from cross roads, and 27 chains W. from Ashford Common [2GL]; also described as "31 ft S from fence junction, E side of Ashford Road" - note suggested location amended to TQ 0797 7044 from previously suggested TQ 0837 7029 - FB reported destroyed 23/06/1975.

Location
Grid reference: TQ 0797 7044.
Landranger 176: West London, Rickmansworth & Staines.
Explorer 160: Windsor, Weybridge & Bracknell.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2799.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3550 Ashford, 35 Ford Close 1.62km to the west.
2798 Sunbury Common, St Saviour's Church 2.01km to the east.
G3551 Sunbury, The Parade 2.04km to the east.
S0921 Homers Farm 2.79km to the north.
S0922 Royal Oak Inn 2.86km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Windsor Castle, 12.51km 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 49.1880 feet [14.9925 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Croydon to Windsor Castle levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of bridge, 2 chains S. from cross roads, and 27 chains W. from Ashford Common.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th August 2009 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
Lost to alterations (or - unlikely - buried)

Visited on 8th January 2005 by Calico. Condition: Destroyed.
Littleton Road appears to have been widened. Bridge walls look new. No sign of fb.
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