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Flush Bracket OSBM 948: by Belswains   

Flush Bracket on footbridge over canal, W. of Belswains [2GL]; SW face, footbridge steps, NE side of canal.

Location
Grid reference: TL 0620 0527.
Landranger 166: Luton & Hertford, Hitchin & St Albans.
Explorer 182: St Albans & Hatfield.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB948.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
947 Apsley 509.12m to the northwest.
949 by Apsley Mills 510.39m to the southeast.
946 Elephant Farm 901.39m to the north.
841 Hemel Hempstead 1.02km to the northwest.
950 Nash Mills 1.19km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hemel Hempstead, 4.20km to the north.

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 257.4890 feet [78.4826 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hemel Hempstead to Windsor Castle levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on footbridge over canal, W. of Belswains.

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th June 2013 by FRI. Condition: Good.
good condition clear to see and use to level from if required.

Visited on 1st January 2011 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 2nd March 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 20th April 2008 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 2nd June 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 061 052. Condition: Good.
NE face of canal bridge support, almost under bridge, beside towpath. New bridge: old support

Visited on 23rd February 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th October 2005 by mystic189. Condition: Good.
Aug 05. On wall beside Tow Path.
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