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Flush Bracket OSBM 1172: Milton Park, Ferry Bridge   

Flush Bracket on E. side of Ferry Bridge, River Nene, S. of Milton Park [2GL]; Ferry Bridge, N side of road, E wall, E face.

Location
Grid reference: TL 1433 9847.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 227: Peterborough.
Explorer 235: Wisbech & Peterborough North.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1172.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1171 Milton Park, Quarry 579.83m to the northwest.
1173 Milton Park 1.07km to the east.
G2877 By Stamford Lodge 1.74km to the north.
1034 Castor, High Street 1.78km to the west.
1174 Peterborough, Longthorpe 1.96km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Castor, 1.84km 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 18.8350 feet [5.7409 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Wicken levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. side of Ferry Bridge, River Nene, S. of Milton Park.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 13th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 143 982. Condition: Good.
Milton Ferry Bridge. N bank, base of E face near waterline. fine old stone bridge

Visited on 9th January 2005 by iangr2004. Condition: Good.
E face, 6' from N bank
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