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Flush Bracket OSBM 1015: Eton, The Brocas   

Flush Bracket on W. buttress of railway bridge, N. side of River Thames, near W. end of The Brocas [2GL]; bridge, NE side of path, W side of railway.

Location
Grid reference: SU 9605 7737.
Landranger 175: Reading & Windsor, Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell.
Landranger 176: West London, Rickmansworth & Staines.
Explorer 160: Windsor, Weybridge & Bracknell.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1015.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1024 Windsor Bridge 706.12m to the east.
1069 Eton College 820.73m to the northeast.
1070 Windsor, Town Hall 924.18m to the southeast.
1027 Windsor Castle Lodge 926.55m to the east.
1014 Beggar's Bridge 1.35km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Windsor Castle, 1.31km to the east.

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 64.9190 feet [19.7873 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Windsor Castle to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. buttress of railway bridge, N. side of River Thames, near W. end of The Brocas.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th August 2009 by RHW. Grid reference: SU 9600 7730. Condition: Good.
S face SW angle of buttress, N bank of Thames

Visited on 17th November 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SU 9605 7737. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/19117752924/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 8th December 2006 by Bagge9905. Condition: Good.
Visted 17/8/05 by MJF. On railway bridge alongside N side of R Thames.

Visited on 3rd January 2005 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Bridge restored in 1991 said plaque. Is fb in original position? Brickwork higher up looked newer so probably, yes.
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