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Flush Bracket OSBM 239: Hendford Stone Works   

Flush Bracket on abutment of bridge over railway, Hendford Stone Works.

Location
Grid reference: ST 5492 1533.
Landranger 183: Yeovil & Frome, Shaftesbury & Shepton Mallet.
Explorer 129: Yeovil & Sherborne.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB239.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
238 Yeovil, Addlewell Lane 953.41m to the east.
240 Watercombe Lane Railway Bridge 1.30km to the west.
237 Yeovil Town Station 1.49km to the northeast.
236 Potter's Leaze Plantation 2.26km to the east.
10810 Longcroft 2.56km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 5.31km 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 125.8240 feet [38.3512 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Thornford to North Petherton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on abutment of bridge over railway, Hendford Stone Works.

Logged Visits
Visited on 17th June 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 5492 1533. Condition: Couldn't find it.
S abutment of bridge possibly remains; FB if present is probably buried. 2 bridges further E both checked.
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