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Flush Bracket OSBM 897: Hungry Hill, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.E. battlement of railway bridge, near junction of roads, Hungry Hill [2GL]; FL BR 897 PARA BR SE RLY NE SIDE A5 17M SE FENCE JUNC SW FACE (AGL:0.1, ODN:97.516, Line: G035) - FB reported destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: SP 3669 9500.
Landranger 140: Leicester, Coventry & Rugby.
Explorer 232: Nuneaton & Tamworth.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB897.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
896 Higham on the Hill 1.28km to the east.
G2401 Harper's Hill 1.62km to the southeast.
898 opp Royal Red Gate Inn 1.76km to the northwest.
895 Glebe Farm 1.89km to the northeast.
899 Caldecote, Riding Stables 1.99km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Nuneaton, 3.25km 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 319.9290 feet [97.5144 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.E. battlement of railway bridge, near junction of roads, Hungry Hill.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th January 2005 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
bridge gone - new National Cycle Network underpass
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