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Flush Bracket OSBM 1359: Cumwhinton, Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on end of N.W. battlement of bridge at Cumwhinton Railway Station [2GL]; railway bridge, NW parapet, NE end, NE face.

Location
Grid reference: NY 4544 5309.
Landranger 86: Haltwhistle & Brampton, Bewcastle & Alston.
Explorer 315: Carlisle.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1359.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1358 Cumwhinton, Rhudil House 758.22m to the southwest.
1440 Cumwhinton, Reading Room 794.04m to the southwest.
G4407 Carleton 1.86km to the west.
G3831 Wetheral, Railway Bridge 1.98km to the northeast.
1357 Golden Fleece PH 2.14km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wetheral, 722.01m to the northeast.

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 205.7230 feet [62.7044 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Penrith to Wetheral levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on end of N.W. battlement of bridge at Cumwhinton Railway Station.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Cockermouth to Wetheral, Newcastleton to Wetheral and Wetheral to Penrith levelling lines. The surveyor's description was NE end of NW parapet of railway bridge.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Ecclefechan to Wetheral levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 3rd March 2017 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NY 4544 5309. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 11th April 2016 by Dusty. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4913421

Visited on 11th April 2016 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: NY 4544 5309. Condition: Good.
Beautifully kept railway station looks like it's private residence now.

Visited on 18th August 2014 by jlc. Grid reference: NY 4544 5308. Condition: Good.
to the left of the locked gate,lean over,
and thrash the brambles etc
and a flush bracket will show its self.
it saves climbing over the fence

Visited on 28th July 2012 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 13th November 2009 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 12th August 2009 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 12th August 2009 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Climbed fence beside locked gate. FB found once the ivy, bambles and nettles were cleared.
Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/13460108@N06/29492232414/in/album-72157662039808882/

Visited on 16th September 2008 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Gate locked. Easy climb over. Fb hidden by ivy.

Visited on 9th February 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 454 530. Condition: Good.
Railway Bridge.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/30106048405/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 14th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 454 531. Condition: Good.
Cumwhinton Station- Rly Br. end of NW parapet (i.e. facing along road), access from top of steps down to station.
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