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Flush Bracket OSBM 1644: Atherington, St Mary's Church   

Flush Bracket on S. face of St Mary's Church Tower, Atherington [2GL]; St Marys Church Tower, S face, 1.8m from SW angle (ODN 118.827m, AGL 0.7m).

Location
Grid reference: SS 5910 2311.
Landranger 180: Barnstaple & Ilfracombe, Lynton & Bideford.
Explorer 127: South Molton & Chulmleigh.
Explorer 139: Bideford, Ilfracombe & Barnstaple.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB1644.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1650 Atherington, Church 0.00m to the east.
1649 Atherington, Riverlake Cottage 664.83m to the east.
1651 Eastacombe 911.81m to the west.
1648 Little Hall 1.07km to the northeast.
1652 Langridge Cross 1.41km to the west.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Torrington, 11.19km to the west.

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 389.8820 feet [118.8360 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 S. face of St Mary's Church Tower, Atherington.

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 5th September 2015 by Brisgirl. Condition: Good.
Visited on the way home with Dusty.

Visited on 21st April 2015 by Dusty. Condition: Good.
Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4450780

Visited on 29th March 2015 by wrose. Grid reference: SS 59110 23119. 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/4720195

Visited on 20th February 2015 by droggy. Condition: Good.
No change. Hoverfly hibernating in left-hand bracket hole.

Visited on 26th October 2010 by devonsurveyor. Grid reference: SS 5910 2311. Condition: Good.
Brushed the grass and spiders webs off

Visited on 23rd July 2008 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SS 5911 2312. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/17250872862/in/photostream/

Visited on 4th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SS 591 231. Condition: Good.
St Michaels Church, Atherington. Facing south, near base of tower.
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