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Flush Bracket OSBM 2716: Macclesfield, Town Hall   

Flush Bracket on W. face of base of colonade, Town Hall, Macclesfield [2GL]; stone pillar, Town Hall, SW face, S angle.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 9173 7374.
Landranger 118: Stoke-on-Trent & Macclesfield.
Explorer 268: Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton.
Structure: Village / Town hall.
Waypoint: FB2716.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2717 Macclesfield, Crompton Road 724.43m to the west.
2715 Macclesfield, Buxton Road 819.08m to the east.
2793 Macclesfield Common 1.80km to the east.
2718 Macclesfield, Broken Cross 2.09km to the west.
G3720 New Inn Farm 2.45km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Macclesfield, 3.07km to the east.

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 496.8210 feet [151.4310 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 W. face of base of colonade, Town Hall, Macclesfield.

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.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th January 2017 by cjo. Condition: Good.
still behind flower tub, much to heavy to move

Visited on 16th February 2011 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 9170 7374. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5452039458/
Behind flower tub.

Visited on 28th October 2006 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 25th March 2006 by RodS. Grid reference: SJ 9173 7374. Condition: Good.
Macclesfield, Town Hall. W face of most northerly column, hidden behind plant pot. Looks to be in good condition, but unable to check FB number. BM 151.44m on LandLine

Visited on 9th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 917 737. Condition: Good.
Macclesfield- Town Hall. middle of W face ofleft-hand column, behind massive plant pot. can see & photograph FB but not number
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