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Flush Bracket OSBM 243: Marsh Lane Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on end of parapet of railway bridge over Marsh Lane (entry crossed out in 2GL abstract; FB reported destroyed 10/1922).

Location
Grid reference: ST 4886 1841.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 129: Yeovil & Sherborne.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB243.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
242 Two Acre Bridge 780.06m to the southeast.
244 Cartgate Bridge 1.01km to the northwest.
241 Montacute Railway Station 1.11km to the southeast.
245 East Street Drove Railway Crossing 1.91km to the northwest.
246 Bearley Bridge 2.44km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 12.10km 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 100.7300 feet [30.7025 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 end of parapet of railway bridge over Marsh Lane.


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