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Flush Bracket OSBM 295: Shelton Lock, Canal Bridge   

Flush Bracket on stone, base of arch of bridge, Shelton Lock [2GL] - approximate location only,; FB reported destroyed (not found marked on any maps).

Location
Grid reference: SK 3749 3128.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 259: Derby.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB295.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2353 Chellaston, Vicarage 496.59m to the southeast.
296 Derby Canal, Railway Bridge 612.94m to the southwest.
294 Boulton Lane Bridge 791.01m to the north.
293 Derby, Bracken's Lane, Moorhead Bridge 1.37km to the north.
297 Swarkestone Lowes, Canal Bridge 1.69km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 7.17km 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 146.2980 feet [44.5916 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 stone, base of arch of bridge, Shelton Lock.


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