User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM 259: Burrow Bridge   

Flush Bracket on angle of parapet of Burrow Bridge over River Parrett [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 23/12/1952.

Location
Grid reference: ST 3574 3043.
Landranger 182: Weston-super-Mare, Bridgwater & Wells.
Explorer 140: Quantock Hills & Bridgwater.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB259.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
258 Stanmoor Bridge 274.59m to the south.
260 Coates Farm 1.77km to the northwest.
257 Stathe Farm 2.17km to the southeast.
256 George Inn / Black Smock PH 3.13km to the southeast.
261 Winslade Farm 3.16km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is North Petherton, 7.79km to the west.

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 26.9390 feet [8.2110 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 angle of parapet of Burrow Bridge over River Parrett.

Logged Visits
Visited on 7th March 2006 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Probably destroyed.
No parapet on N side of bridge.
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk