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Projecting Bracket: Wylye, Town's End Railway Bridge   

Bracket on face of wing of railway bridge, 10 chains W. from Town's End, Wyly [2GL] - note location improved to SU 0022 3763 from originally suggested SU 002 376.

Location
Grid reference: SU 0022 3763.
Landranger 184: Salisbury & The Plain, Amesbury.
Explorer 130: Salisbury & Stonehenge.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: PB0069.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S8370 Deptford Farm Cottages 1.25km to the northeast.
64 Stockton Railway Crossing 2.48km to the west.
S8368 Codford St. Mary, School 3.59km to the northwest.
65 Codford Railway Station, Signal Box 5.36km to the northwest.
G3572 Chitterne 6.42km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Upton Lovell, 6.59km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This projecting bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 257.0830 feet [78.3589 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Winchester to Upton Lovell levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on face of wing of railway bridge, 10 chains W. from Town's End, Wylye.

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st September 2007 by AndyG. Condition: Destroyed.
Modern concrete and steel bridge taking the A303 over the railway and a minor road.No sign of a Projecting Bracket.Not on the OS database.
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