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Flush Bracket OSBM 229: Winterhays   

Flush Bracket on wing of bridge over railway at Winterhays [2GL]; NE abutment of railway bridge, junction of NE side of bridge.

Location
Grid reference: ST 5976 0914.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB229.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
228 Chetnole, Railway Bridge 1.04km to the south.
230 Yetminster Mill, Level Crossing 1.26km to the north.
227 Chetnole, Railway Station Bridge 1.60km to the south.
231 Yetminster Railway Station 1.73km to the north.
226 Dixon's Bridge 2.25km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 3.57km 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 188.5270 feet [57.4630 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 Winterhays.

Logged Visits
Visited on 12th September 2010 by RHW. Grid reference: ST 5974 0917. Condition: Good.
NW end of NE buttress, on N face of wing wall.. Railside.

Visited on 3rd August 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: ST 5976 0917. Condition: Good.
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