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Flush Bracket OSBM 2745: Sankey Bridges   

Flush Bracket on S.E. corner of offices, S.W. side of canal, Sankey Bridges [2GL]; building, Liverpool Road, junction of Sankey Bridge, SE angle.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 5845 8765.
Landranger 108: Liverpool, Southport & Wigan.
Explorer 275: Liverpool.
Explorer 276: Bolton, Wigan & Warrington.
Structure: Factory.
Waypoint: FB2745.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2744 Penketh, Halton's Bridge 1.19km to the west.
2746 Warrington, Liverpool Road 1.45km to the east.
G2481 Warrington, Bridgefoot 2.27km to the east.
2747 Wilderspool Causeway 2.28km to the east.
G2480 Lower Walton 2.57km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daresbury, 5.34km 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 26.6260 feet [8.1156 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Liverpool to Daresbury levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S.E. corner of offices, S.W. side of canal, Sankey Bridges.

Third Geodetic Levelling, England & Wales (1950-68)
This flush bracket was used during the Third geodetic levelling, England & Wales. It was included on the Daresbury to Liverpool levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th July 2016 by cjo. Condition: Good.
round the back behind bush, access via waste ground

Visited on 7th May 2016 by Calico. Condition: Good.
It is round the back facing the canal. Saplings growing up in front of it. Building for sale.

Visited on 15th September 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SJ 58475 87660. Condition: Good.
Walking in the area with Gemini Man. So we took the opportunity to come and have a look. At the described location. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3133739

Visited on 15th September 2012 by geminiman. Grid reference: SJ 58480 87661. Condition: Good.
Visited with Wrose whilst in the area.

Visited on 2nd January 2009 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 5847 8766. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5395535196/

Visited on 24th March 2007 by ted. Condition: Good.
Hidden away around corner but easy access.

Visited on 15th October 2004 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Unknown.

Visited on 29th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 584 876. Condition: Good.
Warrington: Sankey Bridges. S sideOld Liverpool Rd, E side of canal br, former Mersey White Lead Co bldg, SE cnr, S elev. just outside fence, cluttered but easy access
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