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Flush Bracket OSBM 296: Derby Canal, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on abutment of railway bridge over canal, S.W. of Fullen's Lock [2GL]; bridge buttress, SE side of canal.

Location
Grid reference: SK 3698 3094.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 259: Derby.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB296.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
295 Shelton Lock, Canal Bridge 612.94m to the northeast.
G2353 Chellaston, Vicarage 728.35m to the east.
294 Boulton Lane Bridge 1.22km to the north.
297 Swarkestone Lowes, Canal Bridge 1.35km to the south.
298 Swarkestone, Near Canal Junction 1.70km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Melbourne, 6.77km 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 140.0510 feet [42.6875 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 abutment of railway bridge over canal, S.W. of Fullen's Lock.


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