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Flush Bracket OSBM 208: Bridge by Longwalls Coppice   

Flush Bracket on base of abutment of occupation bridge over railway, 13 chains E. of Longwalls Coppice [2GL]; wall adjoining NW parapet of bridge, SW side of track.

Location
Grid reference: SY 6710 9219.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer OL15: Purbeck & South Dorset.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB208.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
207 Charminster, River Frome Railway Bridge 374.83m to the southeast.
209 Gascoyne New Barn Railway Bridge 614.00m to the northwest.
206 Dorchester, River Frome Railway Bridge 1.03km to the southeast.
210 Bradford Peverell 1.28km to the northwest.
G3562 Charminster, North Street 1.39km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dorchester, 3.07km 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 216.5890 feet [66.0163 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 base of abutment of occupation bridge over railway, 13 chains E. of Longwalls Coppice.


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