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Flush Bracket OSBM 268: Lea Bridge   

Flush Bracket on E. face of Lea Mills, Lea Bridge [2GL]; E face of mill Building, W side of Lea Road.

Location
Grid reference: SK 3185 5638.
Landranger 119: Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale.
Explorer OL24: Peak District - White Peak Area.
Structure: Factory.
Waypoint: FB268.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
269 High Peak Aqueduct 840.12m to the south.
267 Bea Moor Farm 926.55m to the north.
270 Leashaw Farm Bridge 1.57km to the southeast.
266 Littlemoor Farm 2.05km to the north.
G3575 Cromford 2.10km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Matlock, 2.71km to the northwest.

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 308.0860 feet [93.9046 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Melbourne levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of Lea Mills, Lea Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st November 2010 by LesC. Condition: Good.

Visited on 3rd April 2006 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 22nd January 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 318 563. Condition: Good.
John Smedley Ltd.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/29977019541/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 9th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 318 563. Condition: Good.
Lea Bridge- Smedley factory. E face at rdside, opposite an entrance.

Visited on 15th August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 31859 56379. Condition: Good.
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