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Projecting Bracket: Reading, Greyfriars Church   

Bracket on buttress in S. face of Greyfriars Church, Reading [2GL]; PROJECTING BRACKET GREYFRIARS CH SE FACE S ANG.

Location
Grid reference: SU 71215 73573.
Landranger 175: Reading & Windsor, Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell.
Explorer 159: Reading, Wokingham & Pangbourne.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: PB0018.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
76 Caversham Hotel 1.01km to the north.
75 Appletree Eyot 3.16km to the west.
3 Mapledurham Lock 5.50km to the northwest.
S9627 Shinfield 5.62km to the south.
10197 Winnersh, Reading Road 7.53km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wallingford, 17.02km to the northwest.

Second Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1912-21)
This projecting bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, England & Wales, and was levelled with a height of 146.9450 feet [44.7888 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Basingstoke to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on buttress in S. face of Greyfriars Church, Reading.

Logged Visits
Visited on 11th November 2016 by spuduka. Condition: Good.
Could not help notice it walking past to see the church. quite excited as you don't see many of these types of BM

Visited on 27th October 2010 by TheCube. Condition: Good.
Easily visible from path on Friar Street.

Visited on 1st January 2008 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
Still in good condition on E face of buttress on S face of church on N side of Friar Street. Photo showing the bracket at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2376420 with view of the church at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4110010

Visited on 22nd October 2006 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th June 2006 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.
Visible from the roadside.

Visited on 5th September 2004 by jochta. Condition: Good.
http://www.jochta.com/maps/benchmarks.php?id=9
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