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Flush Bracket OSBM 2643: Gainsborough, Flood Arches   

Flush Bracket on N. side of centre arch at Flood Arches [2GL]; [SK6]; N parapet, centre of Flood Arch.

Grid reference: SK 8076 8931.
Landranger 112: Scunthorpe & Gainsborough.
Landranger 121: Lincoln & Newark-on-Trent.
Explorer 280: Isle of Axholme.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2643.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2642 Gainsborough, Congregational Chapel 1.03km to the northeast.
2644 Beckingham, Flood Road 1.90km to the west.
2641 Morton, Railway Bridge 2.66km to the north.
2804 Saundby 2.68km to the southwest.
2805 Bole Field Farm 3.79km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hibaldstow (1987), 17.78km 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 22.7300 feet [6.9281 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. side of centre arch at Flood Arches.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th May 2016 by ted. Condition: Probably destroyed.
As stated, nothing visible on N ppt; both sides checked.

Visited on 23rd February 2014 by cjo. Condition: Probably destroyed.
nothing at roadside

Visited on 5th January 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Modern brickwork - no sign of fb. Only looked roadside.
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Visited on 23rd July 2005 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
present structure surely too new, no immediate sign of FB but there's a lot of vegetation down there ...
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