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Flush Bracket OSBM 2270: Wolsingham, Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.W. pier of Wolsingham Bridge over River Tees [2GL]; on Wolsingham Bridge, SW parapet over NW bank of stream, NE face (ODN 141.5567m, AGL 0.2m).

Location
Grid reference: NZ 0744 3687.
Landranger 92: Barnard Castle & surrounding area.
Explorer OL31: North Pennines - Teesdale & Weardale.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2270.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2260 Wolsingham, Market Hall 418.81m to the northeast.
G3176 West Field House Farm 1.07km to the west.
2261 Halfway House 2.27km to the west.
2252 Wiserley Barn 2.37km to the south.
G3175 Frosterley, Willow Green 3.48km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wolsingham, 2.06km to the northeast.

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 464.4160 feet [141.5540 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Forcett to Wolsingham levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. pier of Wolsingham Bridge over River Tees.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included as a side level on the Hexham to Wolsingham levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 30th April 2016 by mickandkim. Grid reference: NZ 0744 3687. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 31st May 2014 by wrose. Grid reference: NZ 07445 36877. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4007691

Visited on 21st December 2013 by cjo. Condition: Good.
still has remains of green paint, the same colour as the bridge

Visited on 13th March 2010 by ted. Condition: Good.
Splashed with bitumen below numbers

Visited on 31st December 2009 by AndyG. Condition: Good.
Still green.
Chance find while having a ride on the Weardale Railway.

Visited on 21st July 2007 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
FB painted green on N end of W parapet.

Visited on 25th April 2006 by RodS. Condition: Good.
Wolsingham Bridge, E face of NW pillar. BM 141.55m on MasterMap

Visited on 11th June 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NZ 074 369. Condition: Good.
Bridge over river Wear

Visited on 6th March 2004 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 6th March 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NZ 074 368. Condition: Good.
Wolsingham Bridge over R. Wear. NW corner pillar.
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