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Flush Bracket OSBM 585: Blisworth   

Flush Bracket on S.W. face of bridge over canal, about 10 chains N.N.W. from Baptist Chapel, Blisworth [2GL].

Location
Grid reference: SP 7249 5379.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB585.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
584 Blisworth 671.86m to the north.
586 Blisworth Tunnel, North End 975.09m to the southeast.
583 Blisworth 1.03km to the northwest.
587 Tunnel Hill Farm Air Shaft 1.42km to the southeast.
582 Gayton 1.67km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 16.97km to the southeast.

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 297.5380 feet [90.6896 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daventry to Great Linford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.W. face of bridge over canal, about 10 chains N.N.W. from Baptist Chapel, Blisworth.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th August 2016 by LesC. Condition: Good.
In thicket on non-towpath side of the canal and barely visible. Difficult access with potential for a good soaking.

Visited on 21st April 2014 by cjo. Condition: Good.
bridge 50, non towpath side

Visited on 28th April 2012 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 1st March 2010 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 7th October 2007 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 24th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 725 538. Condition: Good.
Gayton Rd bridge over canal, W edge of Blisworth. W bank, S face of bridge, opp towpath towpath. BM missing from OS LandLine mapping
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