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Flush Bracket OSBM 1897: Fenhamhill Road   

Flush Bracket on S.W. parapet of bridge at junction of road to Fenhamhill [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 08/1970.

Location
Grid reference: NU 062 410.
Landranger 75: Berwick-upon-Tweed, Holy Island & Wooler.
Explorer 340: Holy Island & Bamburgh.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1897.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2716 Fenwick 1.14km to the southeast.
1896 West Mains 1.35km to the northwest.
1898 Fenwick Stead 2.56km to the southeast.
1895 Haggerston, South Bridge 2.80km to the northwest.
11274 Black Heddon 2.82km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Belford, 6.26km to the southeast.

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 78.9900 feet [24.0762 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Mordington to Belford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. parapet of bridge at junction of road to Fenhamhill.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th August 2005 by RodS. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of FB. A1 road appears to have been raised and widened, so any trace of original bridge would be well and truly buried.
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