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Flush Bracket OSBM 292: Derby, Parson's Bridge   

Flush Bracket on large stone, base of arch, Parson's Bridge [2GL] - estimated location corrected to SK 3732 3366 from previously suggested SK 373 333.

Location
Grid reference: SK 3732 3366.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 259: Derby.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB292.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
291 Osmaston, London Road, Canal Bridge 553.26m to the north.
290 Osmaston, Bowmer Road, Canal Bridge 882.95m to the north.
293 Derby, Bracken's Lane, Moorhead Bridge 1.01km to the south.
G2352 Alvaston, Boulton Lane 1.29km to the east.
294 Boulton Lane Bridge 1.60km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 9.51km 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 149.6410 feet [45.6106 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 large stone, base of arch, Parson's Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 30th October 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Destroyed.
All traces of bridge, canal etc gone.
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