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Flush Bracket OSBM 2418: New Gate Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S. battlement of New Gate Bridge [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported destroyed 1950; presumably replaced by FB G3751.

Location
Grid reference: SE 5442 5136.
Landranger 105: York & Selby.
Explorer 290: York.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2418.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3751 New Gate Bridge 14.14m to the northeast.
2417 Rufforth, Nursery Cottages 1.80km to the west.
G3752 Chapel Fields 1.89km to the east.
2419 Acomb Green 2.54km to the east.
2420 York, Severus Street 3.36km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wetherby, 20.79km to the west.

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 53.2190 feet [16.2212 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wetherby to Bulmer levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. battlement of New Gate Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th March 2010 by ted. Condition: Destroyed.
Parapet may have been partially rebuilt

Visited on 12th July 2009 by AndyG. Condition: Destroyed.
Presumably lost to road widening.

Visited on 17th March 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Must have been replaced with fb on new N parapet.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16398924917/in/photostream/
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