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Flush Bracket OSBM 2559: Chirk, St. Mary's Church   

Flush Bracket on W. face of St. Mary's Church, Chirk [2GL]; W face, 9.0m from SW angle, St Marys Church.

Grid reference: SJ 2913 3763.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 240: Oswestry / Croesoswallt.
Explorer 256: Wrexham / Wrecsam & Llangollen.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB2559.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2560 Moreton Bridge 2.14km to the southeast.
2558 Whitehurst Gate 2.96km to the north.
2683 Gobowen, Old Chirk Road 4.15km to the south.
G3019 Selattyn 4.39km to the southwest.
G3018 Craignant 4.43km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Oswestry, 13.52km to the south.

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 354.5570 feet [108.0690 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Wrexham to Oswestry levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of St. Mary's Church, Chirk.

Logged Visits
Visited on 14th April 2017 by LesC. Condition: Good.
To the left of the cross on the tiered base.

Visited on 8th March 2013 by Calico. Condition: Good.
A revisit - no change.

Visited on 25th January 2010 by Meirion. Condition: Good.
Easy find, door next to large cross.

Visited on 28th December 2009 by superswifteagle. Condition: Good.
Directly opposite the gate, by the cross

Visited on 23rd January 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 2910 3762. Condition: Good.
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Visited on 7th April 2005 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th November 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 291 376. Condition: Good.
Chirk- church. W face near SW cnr, S side of door.

Visited on 21st September 2004 by barryhunter. Condition: Unknown.
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