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Flush Bracket OSBM 2793: Macclesfield Common   

Flush Bracket on gatepost, N.W. side of road, 17 chains N.N.W. from Eddisbury Hill, Macclesfield Common [2GL]; SE face of gate post, 20' NE of hedge, NW side of road [3GL] - FB reported destroyed 14/03/1982.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 9351 7345.
Landranger 118: Stoke-on-Trent & Macclesfield.
Explorer OL24: Peak District - White Peak Area.
Explorer 268: Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton.
Structure: Gatepost.
Waypoint: FB2793.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3720 New Inn Farm 686.59m to the east.
2792 Grove Farm 998.50m to the northeast.
2715 Macclesfield, Buxton Road 1.00km to the west.
2716 Macclesfield, Town Hall 1.80km to the west.
2824 Lower Bullhill 1.89km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Macclesfield, 1.55km to the northeast.

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 707.0900 feet [215.5210 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Macclesfield to Daresbury levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on gatepost, N.W. side of road, 17 chains N.N.W. from Eddisbury Hill, Macclesfield Common.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Macclesfield to Daresbury levelling line. The surveyor's description was SE face of gate post, 20' NE of hedge, NW side of road.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th January 2017 by cjo. Condition: Destroyed.

Visited on 21st October 2006 by ted. Condition: Destroyed.
FB-sized patch on the gatepost shows where it was.
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