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Flush Bracket OSBM 2431: Chirnsidebridge   

Flush Bracket on N. battlement of Chirnsde Bridge at corner of building.

Location
Grid reference: NT 8515 5624.
Landranger 67: Duns, Dunbar & Eyemouth area.
Landranger 74: Kelso & Coldstream, Jedburgh & Duns.
Explorer 346: Berwick-upon-Tweed.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB2431.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2430 Chirnside 1.66km to the east.
2432 Edrom Newton 2.56km to the southwest.
2429 Easter Crowbutt 3.04km to the east.
G2139 Chirnside Hall 3.16km to the east.
G2140 Briery Hill Kennels 4.05km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Duns Common, 8.62km to the west.

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 190.7700 feet [58.1467 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Mordington to Duns Common levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. battlement of Chirnsde Bridge at corner of building.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 29th October 2016 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 29th October 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Blurb to follow.

Visited on 4th October 2016 by wrose. Grid reference: NT 85156 56240. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5190400

Visited on 28th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 851 562. Condition: Good.
S face of N parapet of old bridge, at W end Car park of factory, no access problems

Visited on 21st September 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 851 562. Condition: Good.
Bridge

Visited on 16th August 2004 by ian. Grid reference: NT 85154 56238. Condition: Good.
Not the current road bridge, but the old stone bridge just to the north.
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