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Flush Bracket OSBM 540: Stockton Locks   

Flush Bracket on S. face of wall at house, N. side of canal, opposite Blue Lias Cement Works [2GL], also decribed as "S. face of wall, N side of Towing Path opposite Blue Lias Lime & Cement Works" - note location improved to SP 4284 6476 from SP 428 647.

Location
Grid reference: SP 4284 6476.
Landranger 151: Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick & Banbury.
Explorer 222: Rugby & Daventry.
Structure: Other.
Waypoint: FB540.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
541 Stockton Top Lock, Stables 617.41m to the northeast.
539 Long Itchington, Rose Mary Lock Cottage 882.04m to the west.
542 Stockton Lime Works Footbridge 1.45km to the east.
538 Bascote Bridge 2.27km to the west.
543 Daventry Road Bridge 2.55km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Warwick, 14.39km 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 273.3540 feet [83.3183 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Warwick to Daventry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of wall at house, N. side of canal, opposite Blue Lias Cement Works.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th November 2004 by RHW. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Was opposite Kaye's Arm? Seems possible having spoken to British Waterways worker on site. No house, no sign of FB
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