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Flush Bracket OSBM 217: Langcombe Bottom   

Flush Bracket on face of parapet of railway bridge over road, Langcombe Bottom [2GL]; E face, W parapet of bridge, fence junction, N side of road.

Location
Grid reference: SY 6039 9724.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB217.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
218 Maiden Newton Railway Station 843.80m to the northwest.
216 Chalkham Plantation Railway Bridge 864.06m to the southeast.
219 Maiden Newton 1.52km to the northwest.
215 by Crockway Farm 1.57km to the southeast.
220 Cattistock, St Helens Lane 2.34km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dorchester, 11.47km to the southeast.

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 342.7930 feet [104.4833 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 face of parapet of railway bridge over road, Langcombe Bottom.

Logged Visits
Visited on 12th September 2010 by RHW. Grid reference: SY 6037 9724. Condition: Good.
E face of W parapet, 0.5m from N end.. Railside. Was ivy covered.

Visited on 3rd August 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SY 6039 9725. Condition: Good.
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