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Flush Bracket OSBM 2064: Levington Heath   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of battlement of railway bridge, W. side of Levington Heath [2GL]; NW face, NE end of parapet of bridge, SE side of road.

Location
Grid reference: TM 2421 4020.
Landranger 169: Ipswich & The Naze, Clacton-on-sea.
Explorer 197: Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2064.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2065 Walk House, Crossing Cottages 1.20km to the southeast.
2063 Porter's Covert, Woodland View 1.56km to the northwest.
2062 Shepherd & Dog Inn 3.12km to the northwest.
2066 Trimley Heath 3.49km to the southeast.
2067 Trimley St Mary, 214 High Road 4.62km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 15.62km 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 100.0240 feet [30.4873 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Ipswich to Felixstowe (Observatory Bench Mark) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. face of battlement of railway bridge, W. side of Levington Heath.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 19th July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Probably destroyed.
newish bridge

Visited on 8th March 2009 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Agreed. Descr suggests back face, but not at trackside either.

Visited on 1st August 2005 by asteroth. Grid reference: TM 2418 4028. Condition: Probably destroyed.
This railway bridge has been completely refurbished,new bricks /concrete and shiny new Armco crash barriers.Some of the old bridge exists at the base near the railway.Does not look good for FB 2064
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