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Flush Bracket OSBM 1494: Hornshole Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N. face of N.W. parapet of Hornshole Bridge [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported on 22/09/1967 as destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: NT 533 168.
Landranger 79: Hawick & Eskdale, Langholm.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1494.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1495 Eastcote 1.02km to the northeast.
1496 Ashybank Cottages 1.53km to the northeast.
G2046 Hawick, Weensland Road 2.37km to the southwest.
1493 Hawick, Weensland Road 2.64km to the southwest.
G374 Hawick, Wilton Hill 2.74km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 6.15km 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 296.0210 feet [90.2272 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hawick to Kelso levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of N.W. parapet of Hornshole Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th April 2010 by agentmancuso. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 21st August 2004 by clochandighter. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Bridge parapet may have been partially rebuilt following traffic accident.
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