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Projecting Bracket: Horton-in-Ribblesdale, St Oswald's Church   

Bracket on S.E. angle of St Oswalds Church Tower, Horton in Ribblesdale [2GL]; Old type bracket on S face, 3' E from SW angle of church, NE side of road, Horton Ribblesdale [3GL]; CUT MARK [sic]: BRACKET OLD TYPE S FACE 1.6M SW ANG TWR ST OSWALDS CH (ODN 234.7544m, AGL 0.6m).

Location
Grid reference: SD 8099 7211.
Landranger 98: Wensleydale & Upper Wharfedale.
Explorer OL2: Yorkshire Dales - Southern & Western areas.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: PB0026.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1486 Shepred Barn 470.11m to the southeast.
1487 Blind Beck 1.15km to the northwest.
1485 New Barn 1.36km to the south.
G2085 South House Barn 3.18km to the northwest.
1484 Sherwood House 3.46km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Ribblesdale, 3.20km 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 770.1940 feet [234.7551 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Skipton to Ribblesdale levelling line. The surveyor's description was Bracket on S.E. angle of St Oswalds Church Tower, Horton in Ribblesdale.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This projecting bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Ribblesdale to Skipton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Old type bracket on S face, 3' E from SW angle of church, NE side of road, Horton Ribblesdale.

Logged Visits
Visited on 28th May 2015 by pritch227. Condition: Good.
Very unusual!

Visited on 31st December 2012 by Earby. Condition: Good.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/twinklepops/8330173953/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/twinklepops/8331228356/

Visited on 4th September 2012 by buspass. Condition: Good.

Visited on 1st March 2011 by painterman. Condition: Good.
Found this bracket on T:UK site who supplied the GR was first to log it on there superb church and setting.

Visited on 30th October 2010 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SD 8099 7211. Condition: Good.

Visited on 17th April 2010 by Bergfuehrer. Condition: Good.
Yorkshire. My first log of a projecting bracket.

Visited on 13th July 2009 by AndyG. Condition: Good.
Still OK.

Visited on 9th February 2009 by bonatti. Grid reference: SD 80990 72110. Condition: Good.
Pro brkt in VGC and stone cut mark to left of door on tower.
Projecting bracket details:-
SD 80990 72110 PB BRACKET OLD TYPE S FACE 1.6M SW ANG TWR ST OSWALDS CH 234.7544m N 0.6m
Details of stone cut BM:-
SD 80990 72110 SCBM W FACE 1.0M NW ANG TWR ST OSWALDS CH 234.7997m N 0.6m

Visited on 29th July 2007 by Ramblinjohn. Grid reference: SD 8099 7211. Condition: Good.
Good condition. See photo on Geograph: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/525153

Visited on 30th April 2005 by ted. Condition: Good.
Base of Church tower.

Visited on 28th August 2004 by Bagge9905. Grid reference: SD 810 721. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th August 1980 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
First visit to look at the church: bracket found by accident.
Revisit 13 July 2008: to see cut mark on W face of tower. PB still in good shape. See http://www.bench-marks.org.uk/bm27672 for cut mark.
Third visit to photograph on 17 July 2015: Photo showing the bracket at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4735120 with location view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4735132
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