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Flush Bracket OSBM 1251: Appleby Bridge   

Flush Bracket on N.E. parapet of bridge, The Sands, Appleby [2GL] -estimated location.

Location
Grid reference: NY 6845 2044.
Landranger 91: Appleby-in-Westmorland.
Explorer OL19: Howgill Fells & Upper Eden Valley.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1251.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1250 Appleby, Parkin Hill 800.56m to the south.
1249 Slosh 1.41km to the south.
1252 Crackenthorpe, Wayside 2.73km to the northwest.
1248 Burrells Moor 2.75km to the south.
1253 Brockham Cottages 3.58km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Kirkby Stephen (1912), 15.99km 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 424.2950 feet [129.3251 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Kirkby Stephen to Penrith levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. parapet of bridge, The Sands, Appleby.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 17th October 2014 by BeccaKate. Condition: Good.

Visited on 17th October 2014 by ZanderH. Condition: Good.

Visited on 17th October 2014 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th March 2013 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th September 2012 by geminiman. Grid reference: NY 6845 2044. Condition: Good.
Spotted whilst driving past. Stopped to investigate.

Visited on 4th June 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: NY 68450 20440. Condition: Good.
In the descrbed location. Nothing 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/2979518

Visited on 28th February 2009 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 13th February 2009 by flipflopnick. Condition: Good.
Knew OS could not resist leaving their mark.

Visited on 8th March 2008 by AndyG. Condition: Good.
Observed while driving by.

Visited on 31st October 2007 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Found the photo on my old mobile phone, but didn't log it at the time.

Visited on 12th July 2007 by RogerTempleman. Grid reference: NY 68454 20445. Condition: Good.
On east end of north parapet of bridge over River Eden. Photo showing the bracket at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1938967 with wider view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4292162

Visited on 21st May 2006 by Bagge9905. Grid reference: NY 684 204. Condition: Good.
logged 9/5/06 by MJF

Visited on 8th February 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: NY 684 204. Condition: Good.
Bridge.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/29467316853/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 18th April 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: NY 685 204. Condition: Good.
Appleby- bridge. E end of bridge, N side of B6260.
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