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Flush Bracket OSBM G660: Peterborough, Bridge Street   

NW angle of building, E side of Bridge Street - 18.111' [Wicken to Castor]; Flush Bracket on N. face, N.W. angle, buildings E. side of Bridge Street, junction of London Road; E face of wall, 0.9m from N angle of building, E side of Bridge Street - presumably replaced FB 1178.

Location
Grid reference: TL 1928 9820.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 227: Peterborough.
Explorer 235: Wisbech & Peterborough North.
Structure: Roadside wall.
Waypoint: FBG660.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1178 Peterborough, Nene Bridge 72.80m to the south.
1177 Peterborough, Guildhall 449.22m to the north.
G5216 Peterborough, Guildhall 458.80m to the north.
1176 Peterborough, Crescent Bridge 754.32m to the northwest.
1179 Fletton, White Hart PH 1.27km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Castor, 6.46km to the west.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th January 2016 by NPS. Grid reference: TL 1928 9820. Condition: Good.
5.5080m (1955) http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4800678

Visited on 9th March 2013 by aghadleigh. Grid reference: TL 1928 9820. Condition: Good.
The bottom is starting to get slightly buried...

Photo (close): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchpeterbfbG660close.jpg
Photo (wider view): http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p484/aghadleigh/benchpeterbfbG660.jpg

Visited on 31st December 2010 by ChrisC. Condition: Good.
Well hidden as described. Boat trailer still there. Sea Cadet Unit is TS Gildenburgh.

Visited on 29th October 2008 by RodS. Grid reference: TL 1928 9820. Condition: Good.
E face of wall on E side of road just N of bridge, next to Sea Cadets HQ. FB Hiding behind boat trailer at time of visit.

Visited on 9th February 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 192 982. Condition: Good.
Peterborough: London Rd. just N of river bridge at jct with Bridge St, at NW corner of Sea Cadet HQ, E side of road, FB below road facing E. fairly well tucked away, a bit like G659
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