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Flush Bracket OSBM 2291: Howgill Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.W. parapet of Howgill Bridge [2GL]; bridge parapet.

Location
Grid reference: SE 0410 5217.
Landranger 104: Leeds & Bradford, Harrogate & Ilkley.
Explorer OL2: Yorkshire Dales - Southern & Western areas.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2291.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3616 Skibeden Beck 1.65km to the west.
11579 Bolton Bridge, Devonshire Arms 3.11km to the east.
2292 Addingham, Peak Ridding 3.41km to the southeast.
2290 Wilderness Beck 4.19km to the west.
2293 Addingham, Town Beck Bridge 4.27km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Skipton, 4.51km 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 701.6760 feet [213.8708 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Skipton to Wetherby levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. parapet of Howgill Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th February 2015 by Earby. Condition: Probably destroyed.
https://flic.kr/p/rpe9wg https://flic.kr/p/r62KsX https://flic.kr/p/qsmAhJ https://flic.kr/p/r62dVV Got whilst on walk to Draughton,I think it will probably still be there under the grass banking somewhere.

Visited on 15th February 2015 by cjo. Condition: Probably destroyed.
possibly buried, lot of fly-tipping in river

Visited on 31st December 2005 by ted. Condition: Probably destroyed.
Bridge at E end of Draughton village on former main road. The road level appears to have been raised with the base of the parapet now buried under grass verge. FB probably gone but might be worth a visit with a metal detector.
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