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Flush Bracket OSBM 650: Yardley Wharf   

Flush Bracket on S.E. face of bridge over canal, Yardley Wharf [2GL]; bridge parapet, E angle, SE face.

Location
Grid reference: SP 7673 4529.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB650.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
649 Yardley Wharf Bridge 606.05m to the northwest.
651 By Yardley Gobion 876.64m to the southeast.
648 By Grafton Regis 1.03km to the north.
652 Isworth Farm 1.59km to the southeast.
647 Grand Union Canal Bridge, by Grafton Regis 2.06km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 8.79km 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 242.8690 feet [74.0265 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daventry to Great Linford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. face of bridge over canal, Yardley Wharf.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th July 2013 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 1st March 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 30th September 2007 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.
Most of the bridge looks too modern to hold the FB, but it survives on an older part of the bridge.

Visited on 11th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 767 452. Condition: Good.
Canal bridge, Yardley Wharf, Yardley Gobion. E side of Grand Union Canal, S elev of Bridge No:60.

Visited on 30th June 2004 by Geoboy53. Grid reference: SP 7673 4529. Condition: Good.
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