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Flush Bracket OSBM 636: Bamford, Railway Station   

Flush Bracket on N.E. base of abutment of bridge at Bamford Railway Station [2GL]; SE face of abutment, SE side of railway bridge, Bamford Railway Station - FB reported as destroyed 1948, but reported as found 1952!

Location
Grid reference: SK 2076 8254.
Landranger 110: Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth.
Explorer OL1: Peak District.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB636.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
637 Bamford, Methodist Chapel 1.10km to the north.
635 Hathersage, Jagger's Lane Bridge 1.54km to the southeast.
G2302 Hathersage, Mont Vue 2.17km to the southeast.
634 Hathersage, Railway Viaduct 2.42km to the southeast.
G2303 Hathersage, George Hotel 2.43km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Broomhead Moor, 12.68km 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 497.4260 feet [151.6154 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Broomhead Moor levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. base of abutment of bridge at Bamford Railway Station.

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 Broomhead Moor to Matlock levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th January 2017 by cjo. Condition: Good.
on Sheffield platform side

Visited on 11th May 2015 by buspass. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th February 2015 by Walkthedog. Condition: Good.
As described above and in good condition

Visited on 17th November 2012 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SK 2076 8254. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 21st July 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SK 20768 82531. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in very good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3054229

Visited on 23rd November 2010 by LesC. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th June 2007 by Bagge9905. Condition: Good.
Visited 6/6/07 by MJF

Visited on 2nd January 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 2076 8252. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16913652935/

Visited on 12th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change.

Visited on 12th February 2005 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 208 825. Condition: Good.
Bamford Station. NE side of rly, SE face of abutment, at NW end of Sheffield-bound platform.

Visited on 26th October 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 2086 8253. Condition: Good.
Bamford, Railway Station, on SE face of bridge at down (NW) end of up (Sheffield-bound) platform. BM 151.62m on LandLine.
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