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Flush Bracket OSBM 2684: Five Crosses   

Flush Bracket on S.W. angle of building at Five Crosses, E. of Pentre-clawdd [2GL]; barn, SW angle, W face - location corrected to SJ 3015 3210 from origianlly suggested SJ 3013 3206.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 3015 3210.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 240: Oswestry / Croesoswallt.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB2684.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G3034 Park Hall South Lodge 1.45km to the southeast.
2683 Gobowen, Old Chirk Road 1.53km to the north.
G3033 Oswestry, Railway Inn 2.32km to the south.
2645 Oswestry, Beatrice Street 2.33km to the south.
G3035 Whittington, Parish Hall 2.43km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Oswestry, 8.35km 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 391.9300 feet [119.4603 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 S.W. angle of building at Five Crosses, E. of Pentre-clawdd.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th March 2013 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Roadside on stretch of old road just off roundabout.

Visited on 26th January 2011 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 3015 3210. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/5391277414/
Barn on line of old road.
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