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Flush Bracket OSBM 1299: Ermine Street, Westmill Junction   

Flush Bracket on culvert at junction of road to Westmill, S.W. side of road [2GL] - FB reported destroyed. Note likely location amended to TL 3746 2712 from previously suggested TL 372 276.

Location
Grid reference: TL 3746 2712.
Landranger 166: Luton & Hertford, Hitchin & St Albans.
Explorer 194: Hertford & Bishop's Stortford.
Structure: Culvert.
Waypoint: FB1299.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1298 A10 Railway Bridge 917.06m to the southeast.
1297 New Bridge 1.51km to the southeast.
1071 Buntingford 1.72km to the northwest.
G2249 Buntingford, Railway Station 2.02km to the northwest.
1074 Alswick Hall 2.34km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Buntingford, 697.71m to the northwest.

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 306.7370 feet [93.4934 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hemel Hempstead to Buntingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on culvert at junction of road to Westmill, S.W. side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 12th October 2009 by asteroth. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Agree with RHW no sign of FB.

Visited on 9th March 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 372 276. Condition: Probably destroyed.
No culvert headwall SW side of road at 372276 nor 374271. The latter seems more likely but ditch has been piped in SW from A10 with no headwall.
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