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Flush Bracket OSBM 1975: Hampeth Bridge   

Flush Bracket on W. battlement of Hampeth Bridge [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported destroyed 10/12/1948.

Location
Grid reference: NU 173 065.
Landranger 81: Alnwick & Morpeth, Rothbury & Amble.
Explorer 332: Alnwick & Amble.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1975.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2726 Whittle Colliery 167.63m to the east.
1974 Newton on the Moor, Quarry House 1.32km to the south.
1976 Deanmoor 1.51km to the north.
1973 Nelson Monument 3.60km to the south.
1977 Cawledge Bridge 4.41km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Longhorsley, 12.25km to the south.

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 341.1160 feet [103.9722 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Longhorsley to Belford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. battlement of Hampeth Bridge.


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