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Flush Bracket OSBM 2672: Heath Brook   

Flush Bracket on N. face of bridge over Heath Brook [2GL]; parapet, Heath Bridge, W side of brook, S side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SO 5140 9263.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 217: The Long Mynd & Wenlock Edge.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2672.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2671 Lakehouse Brook 1.31km to the east.
2673 By Wallsbank 1.82km to the west.
2668 Woodside 3.28km to the east.
2674 Hope Bowdler 3.93km to the west.
2877 Hazler 4.79km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 4.68km 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 551.8040 feet [168.1899 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. face of bridge over Heath 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 5141 9263. Condition: Couldn't find it.
No sign of FB on parapet or buttress. Poss buried, or bridge rebuilt (looks newer than Lakehouse Bridge FB 2671).

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