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Flush Bracket OSBM 634: Hathersage, Railway Viaduct   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of parapet of viaduct, N.W. from Victoria Works [2GL]; parapet of railway viaduct, NE side of railway track, 9.8m SE of NW end.

Grid reference: SK 2285 8132.
Landranger 110: Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth.
Explorer OL1: Peak District.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB634.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2303 Hathersage, George Hotel 219.54m to the northeast.
G2302 Hathersage, Mont Vue 254.95m to the northwest.
633 Hathersage, Station Road Bridge 396.61m to the southeast.
635 Hathersage, Jagger's Lane Bridge 878.18m to the northwest.
632 Throstle Nest 1.01km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Broomhead Moor, 13.44km 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 517.5610 feet [157.7526 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 N.W. face of parapet of viaduct, N.W. from Victoria Works.

Logged Visits
Visited on 18th June 2011 by RodS. Condition: Good.
Finally spotted today from a passing train! I'm puzzled as to how I've failed to see it on numerous previous occasions, as the FB is in excellent condition and well clear of the ballast
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