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Flush Bracket OSBM 1439: Meikle Whitlaw, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N. parapet of bridge over railway near Meikle Whitlaw [2GL]; N parapet of railway bridge, 10.7m E of hedge junction.

Location
Grid reference: NT 5030 1230.
Landranger 79: Hawick & Eskdale, Langholm.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1439.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
11423 Hummelknow Bridge 782.62m to the northeast.
1491 Hawick, Burnflat Brae 1.49km to the northwest.
1438 New Mill 1.56km to the south.
G2362 New Mill 1.56km to the south.
1492 Hawick, Commercial Bank 2.12km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 1.38km to the west.

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 493.5630 feet [150.4380 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newcastleton to Hawick levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. parapet of bridge over railway near Meikle Whitlaw.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Hawick to Newcastleton and Hexham to Hawick levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th September 2016 by coineanach. Condition: Probably destroyed.

Visited on 10th September 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Probably destroyed.
It appears that the central section of the north parapet has been demolished to form a gateway. No sign of flush bracket.

Visited on 14th May 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
No sign of fb.
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