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Flush Bracket OSBM 222: Sandhills   

Flush Bracket in base of abutment of bridge over railway, Sandhills [2GL] - FB reported destroyed.

Location
Grid reference: ST 5863 0037.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB222.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
221 by Cattistock Mill 733.76m to the south.
220 Cattistock, St Helens Lane 1.26km to the southeast.
223 Chantmarle Lane 1.90km to the north.
219 Maiden Newton 2.08km to the southeast.
11291 Lancombe Farm 2.29km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Thornford, 12.36km 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 363.0040 feet [110.6436 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Thornford to Dorchester levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket in base of abutment of bridge over railway, Sandhills.

Logged Visits
Visited on 12th September 2010 by RHW. Condition: Destroyed.
Brick and stonework of abutment have been repaired in a few places. No sign of FB
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