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Flush Bracket OSBM 232: Beer Hacket   

Flush Bracket on wing of bridge over railway, at Beer Hacket [2GL]; W face of abutment, E side of railway, N side of road.

Location
Grid reference: ST 5981 1184.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer 129: Yeovil & Sherborne.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB232.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
265 Thornford, Railway Station Bridge 776.98m to the northwest.
231 Yetminster Railway Station 973.29m to the south.
230 Yetminster Mill, Level Crossing 1.47km to the south.
233 Clifton Farm Railway Bridge 1.88km to the northwest.
G3907 Thornford 1.89km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 904.43m to the north.

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 149.9420 feet [45.7023 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Thornford to Dorchester levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on wing of bridge over railway, at Beer Hacket.

Logged Visits
Visited on 3rd March 2007 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 5981 1182. Condition: Good.
Rly bridge, W face of E wing wall, c 3m N of abutment. Trackside, visible & just readable from above with binocs, could be hidden by vegetation in summer.
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