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Flush Bracket OSBM 2642: Gainsborough, Congregational Chapel   

Flush Bracket on N. face of Congregational Chapel, Gainsborough [2GL]; [SK6]; Congregational Church, NW face, 8.8m E of jut.

Grid reference: SK 8147 9005.
Landranger 112: Scunthorpe & Gainsborough.
Explorer 280: Isle of Axholme.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB2642.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2643 Gainsborough, Flood Arches 1.03km to the southwest.
2641 Morton, Railway Bridge 1.77km to the north.
2644 Beckingham, Flood Road 2.77km to the west.
2640 Laundry Cottages 3.19km to the northeast.
2804 Saundby 3.67km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Hibaldstow (1987), 16.76km to the northeast.

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 22.1660 feet [6.7562 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Hibaldstow to Matlock levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of Congregational Chapel, Gainsborough.

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd February 2014 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 12th December 2010 by Brisey. Grid reference: SK 81474 90062. Condition: Good.
I had to walk carefully over the big heap of snow along the side of the chapel, which seemed to have slid off the roof, an unexpected hazard for the BM logger. The FB is on a side buttress, fortunately not buried by the snow.

Visited on 24th January 2009 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 22nd July 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 814 900. Condition: Good.
Gainsborough- chapel. W side of road, large chapel immediately S of church, N face on pillar, 20m back from road.. FB Pinkish

Visited on 3rd March 2005 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 814 900. Condition: Good.
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