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Flush Bracket OSBM 255: Oath Bridge   

Flush Bracket on abutment of Oath Bridge over River Parrett [2GL] - FB reported destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3873 2761.
Landranger 193: Taunton & Lyme Regis, Chard & Bridport.
Explorer 128: Taunton & Blackdown Hills.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB255.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
256 George Inn / Black Smock PH 1.00km to the northwest.
254 Wick Crossing 1.18km to the east.
257 Stathe Farm 1.97km to the northwest.
253 Port Field 2.24km to the east.
10819 Curry Rivel 2.48km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 11.70km to the northwest.

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 24.7870 feet [7.5551 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the North Petherton to Flax Bourton (Axmouth to Perry Farm Branch) and Thornford to North Petherton levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on abutment of Oath Bridge over River Parrett.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Couldn't find it, although bridge appears old and unaltered.

Visited on 4th August 2005 by iainmac. Condition: Couldn't find it.
Bridge does have an EABM rivet so probably gone.
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