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Flush Bracket OSBM 1500: Rule Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S.E. parapet of Rule Bridge [2GL] - FB reported 1952 as destroyed.

Grid reference: NT 591 195.
Landranger 80: Cheviot Hills & Kielder Water.
Explorer 331: Teviotdale South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1500.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1499 Spittal-on-Rule 456.51m to the northwest.
1501 Newton 1.49km to the northeast.
1498 Denholm 2.30km to the southwest.
1502 Knowesouth 2.77km to the northeast.
1503 Lanton Mains 3.10km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hawick, 12.36km 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 248.5360 feet [75.7538 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 S.E. parapet of Rule Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th July 2010 by agentmancuso. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 22nd March 2009 by iainmac. Condition: Destroyed.
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Visited on 4th September 2004 by clochandighter. Condition: Destroyed.
Ruined old bridge still spans river but no longer has parapets. Apparently destroyed before 3GL.
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