User:  guest [login]

Flush Bracket OSBM G550: Peebles, St. Peter's Church   

N face, NE angle of Episcopal Church, Peebles [2GL]; church, S side of Eastgate, N face, NE angle.

Location
Grid reference: NT 2534 4046.
Landranger 73: Peebles, Galashiels & Selkirk, Tweed Valley.
Explorer 337: Peebles & Innerleithen.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FBG550.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G549 Peebles, Sheriff Court Offices 294.28m to the west.
G548 Edston Cottages 3.28km to the west.
G551 Horsburgh Farm 4.33km to the east.
G547 Lyne Station Cottage 4.46km to the west.
G552 Rosebank Cottage 6.12km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Innerleithen, 8.99km to the east.

Second Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1936-52)
This flush bracket was used during the Second geodetic levelling, Scotland, and was levelled with a height of 551.2610 feet [168.0244 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Thankerton to Innerleithen levelling line. The surveyor's description was N face, NE angle of Episcopal Church, Peebles.

Third Geodetic Levelling, Scotland (1956-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, Scotland. It was included on the Thankerton to Innerleithen levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 21st June 2016 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Revisited for photography. Which involved climbing over a 3ft wall beside an occupied bench, diving into bushes, quickly taking some photos and back out again, all in front of a queue at a bus stop.

Visited on 26th July 2009 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.
Inside angle, facing towards main steps

Visited on 3rd February 2007 by coineanach. Condition: Good.

Visited on 28th May 2006 by RHW. Grid reference: NT 253 404. Condition: Good.
NE angle of church, on buttress, facing W Visible from road. This and G459 best visited Sunday, v busy Saturdays.

Visited on 14th June 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NT 253 404. Condition: Good.
Church

Visited on 30th July 1993 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
Spotted from a passing bus in 1991. Another two years before I was on foot in Peebles.
If you have any corrections or additions to this record, please let us know.
admin@bench-marks.org.uk