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Flush Bracket OSBM 889: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Sutton Wharf Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.W. wall of Sutton Wharf Bridge [2GL] - estimated location.

Grid reference: SP 4108 9936.
Landranger 140: Leicester, Coventry & Rugby.
Explorer 232: Nuneaton & Tamworth.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB889.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
890 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, No. 32 Bridge 920.49m to the south.
891 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, No. 29 Bridge 1.63km to the southwest.
723 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Bradfield's Bridge 1.77km to the northwest.
892 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, No. 27 Bridge 2.13km to the southwest.
722 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Shenton Aqueduct 2.28km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Nuneaton, 9.40km 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 305.2970 feet [93.0545 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 Sutton Wharf Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th September 2008 by RodS. Condition: Destroyed.
Ashby Canal, Bridge 34, Sutton Wharf Bridge. Bridge has been replaced; no sign of FB

Visited on 5th February 2006 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.

Visited on 8th January 2005 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
not on bridge 34 - newish brick & concrete bridge
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