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Flush Bracket OSBM 1120: Ludford Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.E. face, W. parapet of Ludford Bridge over River Teme [2GL]; NE face, 5 ft SE from angle of parapet, W side of Ludford Bridge.

Location
Grid reference: SO 5125 7423.
Landranger 137: Ludlow & Church Stretton, Wenlock Edge.
Landranger 138: Kidderminster & Wyre Forest.
Explorer 203: Ludlow.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1120.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1121 Ludlow, Town Hall 441.02m to the northwest.
1119 Ludford Park, The Cottage 842.02m to the south.
1122 Ludlow, Burway Lane 1.22km to the north.
1118 Overton 1.70km to the south.
1117 Overton Grange 2.68km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 19.06km 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 267.1480 feet [81.4267 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Suckley to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. face, W. parapet of Ludford Bridge over River Teme.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Suckley to Church Stretton levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 20th November 2015 by Dusty. Condition: Slightly damaged.
Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4761008

Visited on 2nd August 2011 by Ramblinjohn. Grid reference: SO 5125 7423. Condition: Inaccessible.
Notwithstanding the previous logs, the FB is now half-buried in the tarmac, and the number is no longer visible. See photos on Geograph: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2534774
and
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2534786

Visited on 27th October 2009 by Glaslyn. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th April 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SO 5125 7423. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5360536774/

Visited on 13th May 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SO 5124 7423. Condition: Good.
Ludford Bridge, NE face of W parapet at N end of bridge. FB stands slightly proud of the wall, so may have been reset in the wall at some stage. Bridge under repair at time of visit, so closed to vehicular traffic, but FB not affected by the work. BM 81.42m on MasterMap.

Visited on 17th July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SO 512 742. Condition: Good.
Ludlow- bridge. N end of W parapet, low on NE face at footway level.

Visited on 12th February 2005 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Good.
As previous log. On bridge parapet, level with footpath, at NW corner of bridge.

Visited on 23rd December 2004 by ted. Condition: Good.
Town side of bridge; facing Broad Street.
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