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Flush Bracket OSBM 542: Stockton Lime Works Footbridge   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of pier at foot bridge over canal to Stockton Lime and Cement Works [2GL], also described as "N.W. face of brick pier supporting footbridge over Canal, Stockton Lime & Cement Works" - note that there is no longer a footbridge at this location.

Location
Grid reference: SP 4428 6495.
Landranger 151: Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick & Banbury.
Explorer 222: Rugby & Daventry.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB542.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
541 Stockton Top Lock, Stables 882.78m to the west.
543 Daventry Road Bridge 1.26km to the southeast.
540 Stockton Locks 1.45km to the west.
539 Long Itchington, Rose Mary Lock Cottage 2.33km to the west.
544 Calcutt Bottom Lock 2.84km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daventry, 13.91km to the east.

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 308.5770 feet [94.0543 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 N.W. face of pier at foot bridge over canal to Stockton Lime and Cement Works.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th November 2004 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
No sign of FB nor bridge - no canal branch - now Stockton Marina, too new.
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