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Flush Bracket OSBM 2539: Terrible Down   

Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of bridge, about 6 chains S. from the White Lion Inn, Terrible Down [2GL]; bridge parapet, W side of road, centre of stream.

Location
Grid reference: TQ 4956 1571.
Landranger 199: Eastbourne & Hastings, Battle & Heathfield.
Explorer 123: Eastbourne & Beachy Head.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2539.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2540 Halland, Crossways 1.10km to the northeast.
2541 Sand Hill, White House 1.55km to the north.
2538 Laughton Common, Lyes Cottage 1.67km to the south.
2542 Jubilee Cottages 3.04km to the north.
2537 Laughton, Sycamore Cottage 3.06km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Alfriston, 14.82km to the south.

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 82.9510 feet [25.2835 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Alfriston to Croydon levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of bridge, about 6 chains S. from the White Lion Inn, Terrible Down.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th January 2013 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 11th October 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: TQ 49559 15713. Condition: Good.

Visited on 11th September 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: TQ 495 157. Condition: Good.
Terrible Down- bridge. middle of E face of W parapet.
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