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Flush Bracket OSBM 207: Charminster, River Frome Railway Bridge   

Flush Bracket on parapet of railway bridge over River Frome [2GL] - FB reported destroyed 21/05/1955.

Location
Grid reference: SY 6736 9192.
Landranger 194: Dorchester & Weymouth, Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Explorer OL15: Purbeck & South Dorset.
Explorer 117: Cerne Abbas & Bere Regis.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB207.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
208 Bridge by Longwalls Coppice 374.83m to the northwest.
206 Dorchester, River Frome Railway Bridge 657.65m to the southeast.
209 Gascoyne New Barn Railway Bridge 985.95m to the northwest.
1558 Poundbury Farm 1.50km to the south.
G3562 Charminster, North Street 1.55km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dorchester, 2.71km 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 215.3760 feet [65.6466 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 parapet of railway bridge over River Frome.


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