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Flush Bracket OSBM 286: Derby, Sharon Place Bridge   

Flush Bracket on base of arch of bridge over canal, near Sharon Place Works [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported destroyed 02/1948.

Location
Grid reference: SK 3599 3764.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 259: Derby.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB286.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2349 Derby, Cable Works 328.94m to the west.
285 Derby, Mansfield Road Bridge 609.02m to the northeast.
287 Derby, Nottingham Road 1.04km to the south.
G2350 Derby, Nottingham Road 1.08km to the southwest.
288 Derby, Market Hall 1.54km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 13.46km 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 158.0040 feet [48.1596 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Melbourne levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on base of arch of bridge over canal, near Sharon Place Works.

Logged Visits
Visited on 29th March 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Destroyed.
Modern industrial units.
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