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Flush Bracket OSBM 2098: Scripscross Bridge   

Flush Bracket on W. face of battlement of Scripscross Bridge [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 09/01/1969. No BM on LandLine 1/08.

Location
Grid reference: TL 9595 4741.
Landranger 155: Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury & Stowmarket.
Explorer 196: Sudbury, Hadleigh & Dedham Vale.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2098.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2099 Monks Eleigh 633.25m to the east.
2100 Chelsworth, River Bret Bridge 1.78km to the east.
S8111 Chelsworth, River Bret Bridge 1.80km to the east.
2097 Valley Farm 1.81km to the southwest.
S8110 Chelsworth, Brett Vale Cottage 2.75km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ipswich, 15.17km 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 119.8990 feet [36.5452 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Clare to Ipswich levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of battlement of Scripscross Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th January 2008 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 9595 4741. Condition: Destroyed.
E parapet evidently rebuilt fairly recently. No sign of FB.

Visited on 20th April 2006 by asteroth. Grid reference: TL 9595 4741. Condition: Destroyed.
Narrow bridge has much rebuilding done to the battlements due to accident damage.In fact part of the battlement is in serious need of some TLC.
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