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Flush Bracket OSBM 1638: South Molton   

Flush Bracket on buttress at S.W. angle, South Molton Church [2GL]; SW angle, South Molton Parish Church.

Location
Grid reference: SS 7137 2595.
Landranger 180: Barnstaple & Ilfracombe, Lynton & Bideford.
Explorer 127: South Molton & Chulmleigh.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB1638.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1637 South Molton, Mole Mills 938.62m to the east.
1643 Nadrid Water 1.59km to the west.
1636 Bishmill Bridge 2.64km to the east.
1635 Bishmill Gate 3.57km to the east.
11192 Nadrid Farm 3.86km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Dulverton, 19.11km to the east.

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 473.0800 feet [144.1948 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Dulverton to Torrington levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on buttress at S.W. angle, South Molton Church.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th June 2016 by droggy. Condition: Good.
Behind a five foot high wall and padlocked gate but visible over the top. In good condition.

Visited on 30th April 2016 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SS 71373 25964. Condition: Good.
Brisboy and Brisgirl brought us to the flush bracket. a little devil it is....

Visited on 27th September 2015 by Brisgirl. Condition: Good.
There was a porta-loo obscuring the view but now has been removed.

Visited on 1st April 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: SS 71377 25959. Condition: Good.
Nothing really to add other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4739996

Visited on 17th February 2014 by Dusty. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3855540

Visited on 14th October 2012 by RHW. Grid reference: SS 7137 2595. Condition: Good.
SW angle W face of main building, hidden behind a wall, visible over gate..

Visited on 10th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SS 7136 2597. Condition: Good.
Need to return for a close-up photo as fb behind walled in part of church.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/17045092837/in/photostream/
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