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Flush Bracket OSBM 54: Dean Road Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N. face of N. parapet of railway bridge, about 15 chains S. from Lower Highwood Copse [2GL]; FL BR 54 PARA RLY BR N SIDE TK N FACE E END - FB reported destroyed: note location corrected to SU 2319 2718 from previously suggested SU 234 272.

Location
Grid reference: SU 2319 2718.
Landranger 184: Salisbury & The Plain, Amesbury.
Explorer 131: Romsey, Andover & Test Valley.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB54.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
55 East Grimstead, Railway Bridge 691.81m to the west.
53 West Dean, Railway Station 2.50km to the east.
56 Alderbury Junction Signal Box 3.69km to the west.
S9674 Whiteparish, White Hart PH 3.81km to the southeast.
57 Alderbury Common 4.22km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Maybush, 19.75km 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 170.6190 feet [52.0047 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Winchester to Upton Lovell levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of N. parapet of railway bridge, about 15 chains S. from Lower Highwood Copse.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th June 2007 by iainmac. Condition: Unknown.
I agree with Rob - probably under ivy.

Visited on 24th September 2005 by RHW. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Couldn't see it from below, could be hidden by ivy which coveres E end of N face of N parapet. Only access probably across busy railway.
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