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Flush Bracket OSBM 373: Oldmixon Bridge   

Flush Bracket on abutment of Oldmixon Bridge at Uphill Junction [2GL]; Oldmixon Bridge, Broadway, N face, NW angle.

Grid reference: ST 3280 5849.
Landranger 182: Weston-super-Mare, Bridgwater & Wells.
Explorer 153: Weston-Super-Mare & Bleadon Hill.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB373.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
372 Uphill Railway Station 724.22m to the south.
371 Summerways Bridge 1.76km to the south.
374 Hutton Moor Lane 2.28km to the northeast.
375 Weston-super-Mare, Engine House Bridge 2.64km to the northeast.
10773 Weston-super-Mare, Grand Atlantic Hotel 2.65km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Flax Bourton, 22.94km to the northeast.

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 20.0860 feet [6.1222 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the North Petherton to Flax Bourton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on abutment of Oldmixon Bridge at Uphill Junction.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th May 2016 by jonglew. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Spent a while looking over various parapets and through railings for this one, but was unable to see it. Access trackside from the bridge is extremely difficult with security fencing. There is a fair bit of vegetation covering the approx location, and as it's 9 years since rhw saw it, I'm going with it now not being visible from the road/footpath - alwyas assuming I was looking in the right place!

Visited on 18th February 2007 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 3280 5850. Condition: Good.
NW face, N angle of SE buttress, at trackside. FB visible from track opposite, thru railings, readable with binocs.
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