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Wrexham Fundamental Bench Mark   


Location
Grid reference: SJ 2564 5285.
Landranger 117: Chester & Wrexham, Ellesmere Port.
Explorer 256: Wrexham / Wrecsam & Llangollen.
GPS network passive station: H1SJ2552.
Waypoint: FM7254.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2937 Four Crosses PH 750.27m to the west.
2549 Gwynfryn, Ivy Cottage 808.95m to the east.
2914 Bwlchgwyn 1.04km to the northeast.
G2936 Four Crosses, Mountain View 1.34km to the northwest.
2550 Gegin, Victoria Vaults PH 2.18km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Oswestry, 28.68km to the south.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 1169.9240 feet [356.5928 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Daresbury to Wrexham and Wrexham to Oswestry levelling lines.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This fundamental bench mark was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 1169.9240 feet [356.5928 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dyserth to Wrexham and Wrexham to Oswestry levelling lines.

Logged Visits
Visited on 5th August 2016 by ZanderH. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th August 2016 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th July 2016 by Orlandos_Rat. Grid reference: SJ 2564 5285. Condition: Good.
Found the FBM completely hidden in a hedgerow

Visited on 16th November 2015 by Dugswell2. Grid reference: SJ 2564 5285. Condition: Good.
Found on the north side of the junction and west of the house hidden behind some tightly planted birch.

Visited on 20th June 2014 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SJ 2564 5285. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 21st November 2011 by Dusty. Condition: Good.

Visited on 24th December 2008 by superswifteagle. Condition: Good.
Verge, Gwynfryn, N side of road near crossroads. In grass but visible. No playpen
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