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Flush Bracket OSBM 1629: Smallacombe Bridge   

Flush Bracket on S. face of S. battlement of Smallacombe Bridge over River Yeo [2GL]; E end of Smallacombe Bridge parapet, S side of road, 3m from E bank of River Yeo, S face.

Location
Grid reference: SS 8585 2524.
Landranger 181: Minehead & Brendon Hills, Dulverton & Tiverton.
Explorer 114: Exeter & the Exe Valley.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1629.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1628 Oldways End 1.11km to the east.
1630 Bussells Moor 1.43km to the west.
1712 Nether Woodburn 2.18km to the southeast.
1631 Cuckoo 2.88km to the west.
1644 East Nightcott 3.59km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dulverton, 4.61km 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 601.6340 feet [183.3780 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dulverton to Torrington levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of S. battlement of Smallacombe Bridge over River Yeo.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 14th October 2012 by RHW. Grid reference: SS 8585 2524. Condition: Good.
S face of S parapet, 1m from E end, set low..

Visited on 20th July 2008 by lackofluke. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Spent quite a while looking for this one but with no success. Parking just to W of bridge.
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