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Projecting Bracket: Norton Bavant   

Bracket on abutment of bridge over railway, ½ mile S.E. of Norton Bavant [2GL]; BRACKET: PROJECTING BRACKET N FACE BUTT W END BR (ODN 101.5262m, AGL 0.0m).

Location
Grid reference: ST 9156 4291.
Landranger 184: Salisbury & The Plain, Amesbury.
Explorer 143: Warminster & Trowbridge.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: PB0033.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S0416 Heytesbury, 73 High Street 1.16km to the east.
67 Heytesbury, Railway Station, Goods Shed 1.18km to the southeast.
G3785 Tytherington 1.79km to the south.
G3786 Sutton Veny 1.82km to the southwest.
G3783 Bishopstrow 2.07km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Upton Lovell, 4.17km to the east.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This projecting bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 333.0840 feet [101.5240 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Upton Lovell to Flax Bourton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on abutment of bridge over railway, ½ mile S.E. of Norton Bavant.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This projecting bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Flax Bourton to Upton Lovell levelling line. The surveyor's description was Old type projecting bracket on N face of buttress, W end of bridge, N side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th September 2010 by dal. Condition: Unreachable but visible.
I believe this can now be seen looking over the parapet. Railside, N side of bridge, W side of railway. Partly covered by stones.

Visited on 6th June 2006 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Years of bramble growth.
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