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Flush Bracket OSBM 721: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Hook's Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S.W. wall of Hook's Bridge [2GL]; Hooks Bridge, buttress, SW side of canal, SE face.

Grid reference: SK 3885 0121.
Landranger 140: Leicester, Coventry & Rugby.
Explorer 232: Nuneaton & Tamworth.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB721.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
722 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Shenton Aqueduct 646.37m to the southeast.
720 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Deakin's Bridge 1.16km to the north.
723 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Bradfield's Bridge 1.27km to the southeast.
719 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Jackson's Bridge 1.55km to the north.
718 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, King's Bridge 2.63km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Nuneaton, 9.38km 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 305.6570 feet [93.1643 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 S.W. wall of Hook's Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th September 2008 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 3885 0121. Condition: Good.
Ashby Canal, Bridge 36, SW (towpath) side of canal, SE face of bridge

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

Visited on 5th February 2006 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 3885 0121. Condition: Good.
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Visited on 18th December 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 388 012. Condition: Good.
Ashby Canal, Hooks Bridge (No 36). FB on S face, W side of canal, on towpath side..
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