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Flush Bracket OSBM 2639: Blyton, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.E. end of bridge over railway, S. from Oak Cottage, Blyton [2GL]; bridge, E side of Gainsborough Road, N side of railway, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 8479 9398.
Landranger 112: Scunthorpe & Gainsborough.
Explorer 280: Isle of Axholme.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2639.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2624 Blyton 1.67km to the northeast.
2640 Laundry Cottages 2.08km to the southwest.
S9036 Corringham 3.53km to the southeast.
2641 Morton, Railway Bridge 3.78km to the southwest.
2623 Abbey Farm 4.10km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hibaldstow (1987), 11.69km to the northeast.

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 83.7200 feet [25.5179 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hibaldstow to Matlock levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. end of bridge over railway, S. from Oak Cottage, Blyton.

Logged Visits
Visited on 3rd April 2013 by Brisey. Condition: Damaged.
Just the top part of the FB, no lettering, remains visible above the tarmac of the footpath. See https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201329276096571&l=f4a5835e96 for photo.

Visited on 23rd July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 847 939. Condition: Damaged.
Blyton- rly br. NW face of SW parapet, at NE end.

Visited on 3rd March 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 847 939. Condition: Damaged.
Bridge.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/30280281115/in/dateposted-public/
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