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Flush Bracket OSBM 2671: Lakehouse Brook   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of bridge, Lakehouse Brook [2GL]; East Bridge, NW face, NW parapet, E side of Lakehouse Brook.

Location
Grid reference: SO 5263 9308.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 217: The Long Mynd & Wenlock Edge.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2671.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2672 Heath Brook 1.31km to the west.
2668 Woodside 1.97km to the east.
2673 By Wallsbank 3.07km to the west.
2667 Easthope Cross 4.33km to the northeast.
G2183 Easthope 4.48km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 5.92km 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 556.2540 feet [169.5462 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Stafford to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. face of bridge, Lakehouse Brook.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Church Stretton to Bromsgrove and Stafford to Church Stretton levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th February 2007 by RHW. Grid reference: SO 5264 9308. Condition: Good.
NW face of buttress of bridge, E bank. Visible from above, or access from stile to W, and cross stream. Searched for this in 2004, but it occurred to me today to check buttress. Same tactic didn't work for FB 2672.

Visited on 25th January 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Bridge probably rebuilt
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