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Flush Bracket OSBM 2508: Lea Heath   

Flush Bracket on W. face of culvert, 12 chains N.W. from junction of roads, Lea Heath [2GL]; culvert, SW side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SK 0263 2629.
Landranger 128: Derby & Burton upon Trent.
Explorer 244: Cannock Chase & Chasewater.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2508.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3873 Lea Heath Farm 482.70m to the southeast.
G3874 Drointon, Upper Farm 577.75m to the northwest.
2507 Newton, Middle Farm 1.40km to the southeast.
11448 Stowe-by-Chartley 1.55km to the northwest.
2593 Stowe-by-Chartley 1.56km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Stafford, 8.44km to the west.

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 330.6310 feet [100.7763 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Melbourne to Stafford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of culvert, 12 chains N.W. from junction of roads, Lea Heath.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Melbourne to Stafford levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st April 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 0263 2629. Condition: Couldn't find it.
FB not found on culvert at SK 0263 2629, even though BM 100.77m is shown on LandLine. Culvert at SK 0255 2615 not checked (BM 98.44m on LandLine, which does not match FB height).

Visited on 21st November 2004 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
culverts at SK025261 & 025263, both newish
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