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Flush Bracket OSBM 1813: Ponsandane Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S. face N. battlement Ponsandane Bridge, N. side of road [2GL]; parapet of Ponsandane Bridge, N side of road junction, W bank of stream.

Location
Grid reference: SW 4814 3110.
Landranger 203: Land's End & Isles of Scilly, St Ives & Lizard Point.
Explorer 102: Land's End.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1813.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1998 Gulval, Methodist Church 592.37m to the north.
1814 Penzance, Albert Street 834.39m to the southwest.
1815 Penzance, Western Promenade Road 1.50km to the southwest.
1812 Longrock, Mexico Inn 1.81km to the east.
G1991 Heamoor 1.95km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Tolcarne, 2.77km to the southwest.

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 16.0640 feet [4.8963 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Troon to Newlyn (Tolcarne) levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face N. battlement Ponsandane Bridge, N. side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 15th June 2015 by FRI. Condition: Good.
Found as per previous log, quite low down but still in good condition.

Visited on 5th March 2009 by Stonefly. Grid reference: SW 4816 3111. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 27th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
On N side of lesser, coast road out of Penzance, not the A30.

Visited on 29th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SW 481 311. Condition: Good.
Ponsadene Bridge, Penzance. 50m W of Tesco roundabout, FB on middle of N parapet, roadside face.

Visited on 28th July 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SW 4816 3109. Condition: Good.
Survived against the odds.
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