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Flush Bracket OSBM 2560: Moreton Bridge   

Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of Moreton Bridge [2GL]; FL BR 2560 W PARA BR CANAL (ODN 97.953m, AGL 0.2m) - FB reported destroyed; note location corrected to SJ 2999 3572 from SJ 3002 3568.

Grid reference: SJ 3002 3568.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 240: Oswestry / Croesoswallt.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2560.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2683 Gobowen, Old Chirk Road 2.06km to the south.
2559 Chirk, St. Mary's Church 2.14km to the northwest.
2684 Five Crosses 3.58km to the south.
G3019 Selattyn 3.74km to the southwest.
G3018 Craignant 4.46km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Oswestry, 11.76km 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 321.5010 feet [97.9935 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wrexham to Oswestry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of W. battlement of Moreton Bridge.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th March 2013 by Calico. Condition: Destroyed.
Bridge is all steel rails and mesh.

Visited on 24th December 2009 by superswifteagle. Condition: Probably destroyed.
A driveby - bridge over Llangollen Canal has usual modern metal parapets
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