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Flush Bracket OSBM 632: Throstle Nest   

Flush Bracket on S.W. parapet of railway bridge, 5 chains N.W. from foot-bridge E. from Thostle Nest [sic] [2GL]; parapet of bridge, SW side of railway, 3.4m from E angle, NE face.

Location
Grid reference: SK 2368 8074.
Landranger 110: Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth.
Explorer OL1: Peak District.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB632.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
631 Harper Lees 559.46m to the southeast.
633 Hathersage, Station Road Bridge 616.12m to the northwest.
634 Hathersage, Railway Viaduct 1.01km to the northwest.
G2303 Hathersage, George Hotel 1.05km to the northwest.
G2302 Hathersage, Mont Vue 1.26km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Broomhead Moor, 13.94km 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 522.3890 feet [159.2242 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Broomhead Moor levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. parapet of railway bridge, 5 chains N.W. from foot-bridge E. from Thostle Nest [sic].

Logged Visits
Visited on 17th January 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 2369 8075. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5394939061/

Visited on 15th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 236 807. Condition: Good.
Thostle Nest- railway bridge. middle of SE face of SW parapet of railway bridge, just SW of pedestrian level xing, half buried in ballast, at rail level. Busy rly, 100m from level xing
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