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Flush Bracket OSBM 248: Coat   

Flush Bracket on abutment of bridge over railway at Coat [2GL]; FL BR 248 C ABUT BR 0.4M ABOVE TK - FB reported destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: ST 4556 2061.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 129: Yeovil & Sherborne.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB248.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
247 Martock Station 768.37m to the southeast.
246 Bearley Bridge 1.57km to the southeast.
245 East Street Drove Railway Crossing 2.08km to the southeast.
244 Cartgate Bridge 2.96km to the southeast.
249 Thorney 3.72km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 16.05km 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 59.2510 feet [18.0597 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 at Coat.

Logged Visits
Visited on 25th July 2008 by Brisey. Condition: Destroyed.
Formerly the location of a bridge over the GWR Taunton to Yeovil railway, now demolished and infilled. No parapets remain, mark destroyed.
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