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Flush Bracket OSBM 720: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Deakin's Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.W. wall of Deakin's Bridge [2GL]; Deakins Bridge, buttress, NW side of canal, NE side of track, NE face.

Grid reference: SK 3863 0235.
Landranger 140: Leicester, Coventry & Rugby.
Explorer 232: Nuneaton & Tamworth.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB720.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
719 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Jackson's Bridge 618.47m to the northeast.
721 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Hook's Bridge 1.16km to the south.
718 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, King's Bridge 1.53km to the north.
722 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Shenton Aqueduct 1.77km to the south.
717 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Carlton Bridge 1.98km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Nuneaton, 10.27km to the southwest.

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 306.1550 feet [93.3160 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. wall of Deakin's Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 18th April 2015 by LesC. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th September 2008 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 3863 0235. Condition: Good.
Ashby Canal, Bridge 39, NW (towpath) side of canal, NE face of bridge

Visited on 10th November 2007 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th February 2006 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 3865 0236. Condition: Good.
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Visited on 18th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 386 023. Condition: Good.
Ashby Canal, Deakins Bridge (No 39). FB on E face, N side of canal, on towpath side..
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