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Flush Bracket OSBM 1574: Newlyn, Trinity Methodist Chapel   

Flush Bracket on Methodist Chapel, Jack Lane [2GL]; Trinity Methodist Chapel, NW face, 1.1m from W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SW 4618 2883.
Landranger 203: Land's End & Isles of Scilly, St Ives & Lizard Point.
Explorer 102: Land's End.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB1574.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1575 Newlyn, School 452.22m to the south.
1520 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 2 586.94m to the southeast.
1565 Newlyn, South Pier, Tide Gauge Aux 1 636.32m to the southeast.
1816 Penzance, New Road 712.81m to the northeast.
1566 Chyenhal 1.47km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Tolcarne, 352.28m 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 48.0390 feet [14.6423 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newlyn (Tolcarne) to Observatory and Newlyn Circuit levelling lines. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on Methodist Chapel, Jack Lane.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 48.0376 feet [14.6419 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Newlyn Circuit levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th December 2013 by FRI. Condition: Good.
FB found in good condition on the old church building next to a later church (dated 1912) that has had a new porch entrance etc, however this part of Jack Lane is now called Chywoone Hill.

Visited on 15th September 2013 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SW 4618 2883. Condition: Good.
old chapel still standing but has some props outside at the moment

Visited on 25th May 2013 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th July 2009 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
I'm surprised to read how long the old chapel has been superseded and yet it and its FB still survive. Good!

Visited on 27th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
No change. On old Methodist Chapel immediately above new Methodist Centre. What will become of old Chapel?

Visited on 29th August 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SW 462 289. Condition: Good.
Newlyn- Methodist chapel. Jack Lane, SW angle W face of southernmost building, well below road level.

Visited on 28th July 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SW 4618 2883. Condition: Good.
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