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Flush Bracket OSBM 2346: Bulmer Bridge   

Flush Bracket on buttress of N.E. battlement of Bulmer Bridge [2GL] - FB reported destroyed; presumably replaced by G3286.

Grid reference: SE 6903 6744.
Landranger 100: Malton & Pickering, Helmsley & Easingwold.
Explorer 300: Howardian Hills & Malton.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2346.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3286 Bulmer Bridge 20.00m to the west.
2331 Bulmer, Church 919.84m to the east.
2347 Wheatclose 1.81km to the west.
2330 Whitwell Grange 2.52km to the east.
2479 Thornton le Clay, The Oaks 2.53km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Bulmer, 1.48km 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 101.2810 feet [30.8704 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Bulmer to Northallerton and Wetherby to Bulmer levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on buttress of N.E. battlement of Bulmer Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st April 2017 by cjo. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 26th March 2016 by Earby. Condition: Destroyed. Got whilst on Sheepclose Farm-Whitwell Grange trig walk no bracket found.

Visited on 2nd January 2008 by iainmac. Condition: Destroyed.
Have looked before.
Photo at

Visited on 6th January 2007 by ted. Condition: Destroyed.
Odd that the grid refs for 2GL and 3GL differ significantly; would seem very unlikely that these were on different bridges. Plaque on S parapet dated 1937 so presumably the rebuild did for it.

Visited on 17th September 2004 by RodS. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of FB; bridge rebuilt 1937. Only checked roadside - if only I'd looked streamside, I might have spotted the 3GL replacement!
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