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Flush Bracket OSBM 216: Chalkham Plantation Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on face of parapet of bridge over railway [2GL]; also described as "on face of parapet of subway" - FB reported destroyed 23/05/1955.

Location
Grid reference: SY 6074 9645.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB216.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
215 by Crockway Farm 754.32m to the southeast.
217 Langcombe Bottom 864.06m to the northwest.
218 Maiden Newton Railway Station 1.70km to the northwest.
219 Maiden Newton 2.38km to the northwest.
214 Frampton, St Mary's Church 2.47km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dorchester, 10.73km 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 342.3570 feet [104.3504 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 bridge over railway.


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