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Flush Bracket OSBM 2857: Stretton, St Matthew's Church   

Flush Bracket on W. face of S.W. buttress, St. Matthew's Church, Stretton [2GL]; SW angle of tower, W face, St Matthews Church, Stretton.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 6201 8276.
Landranger 109: Manchester, Bolton & Warrington.
Explorer 276: Bolton, Wigan & Warrington.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB2857.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3746 Hatton Lane Farm 1.17km to the west.
2856 Appleton Thorn, Village Hall 2.03km to the northeast.
2858 Hatton Arms 2.16km to the west.
G3745 Appleton Thorn, Beehive Farm 2.95km to the northeast.
G2479 Higher Walton 3.30km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daresbury, 4.30km to the west.

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 275.0690 feet [83.8410 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 S.W. buttress, St. Matthew's Church, Stretton.

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 11th June 2014 by woodman. Grid reference: SJ 6201 8276. Condition: Good.
Located on right of church doorway,
good condition.

Visited on 23rd March 2013 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 17th September 2012 by ChrisC. Condition: Good.
Easy to spot

Visited on 8th May 2011 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 24th September 2008 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 2nd December 2006 by ted. Condition: Good.
St Matthews. RHS of entrance.

Visited on 11th July 2006 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 6200 8277. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/28144392010/in/dateposted-public/

Visited on 29th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 620 827. Condition: Good.
Stretton Church. W end, W elev, S side of door.

Visited on 10th September 2004 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Unknown.
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