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Flush Bracket OSBM 74: Frome, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on base of abutment of bridge over railway [2GL]; FL BR S74 [sic] SE SIDE RLY BR - FB reposrted destroyed, but ...

Location
Grid reference: ST 7818 4801.
Landranger 183: Yeovil & Frome, Shaftesbury & Shepton Mallet.
Explorer 142: Shepton Mallet & Mendip Hills East.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB74.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
77 Frome, North Parade 382.88m to the northwest.
G3779 Frome, Portway, Dairy 398.25m to the southeast.
73 Frome, Railway Station, Signal Box 462.28m to the southeast.
G3778 Frome, Broadway 1.06km to the west.
72 Rodden Mill Bridge 1.21km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Upton Lovell, 18.39km 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 231.0330 feet [70.4189 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Upton Lovell to Flax Bourton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on base of abutment of bridge over railway.

Logged Visits
Visited on 3rd September 2010 by dal. Condition: Good.
Viewed from above. Appears clearer of ballast than in the photograph.

Visited on 27th June 2009 by AndyG. Condition: Unreachable but visible.
Viewed from above.
Interestingly not in the OS database.

Visited on 18th June 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 7821 4800. Condition: Good.
Bridge over rly, E end of N face of S abutment. Private drive. Visible from above, readable with binocs.
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