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Projecting Bracket: Worthington Railway Bridge   

Bracket on N.W. face of railway bridge, 12 chains W. from Worthington Railway Station [2GL].

Location
Grid reference: SK 4057 2096.
Landranger 129: Nottingham & Loughborough, Melton Mowbray.
Explorer 245: The National Forest.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: PB0028.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
693 Worthington, Church 303.64m to the south.
692 White House 654.90m to the north.
694 Newbold, Forest Terrace 1.62km to the south.
691 Breedon-on-the-Hill 1.77km to the north.
690 Breedon-on-the-Hill, School 2.21km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 5.25km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This projecting bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 239.8800 feet [73.1154 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Nuneaton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on N.W. face of railway bridge, 12 chains W. from Worthington Railway Station.

Logged Visits
Visited on 9th November 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 405 209. Condition: Good.
Projecting Bracket, Worthington, on N wall of W abutment of former railway bridge. Buried, and required excavation, but painted letters BM and a downward pointing arrow helped more than a little! Between FB 692 and FB 693 on Melbourne-Nuneaton line.
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