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Flush Bracket OSBM 10: Newnham Murren, St Mary's Church   

Flush Bracket on S. face of St. Mary's Church, about 50 chains S. from Wallingford Bridge [2GL]; St Marys Church, buttress, SW angle, S face (ODN 48.3734m, AGL 0.4m).

Location
Grid reference: SU 6103 8848.
Landranger 175: Reading & Windsor, Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell.
Explorer 170: Abingdon, Wantage & Vale of White Horse.
Explorer 171: Chiltern Hills West.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB10.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G1791 Carmel College Lodge 835.46m to the southeast.
11 Wallingford Bridge 960.05m to the north.
G3637 Crowmarsh Gifford, 7 Benson Lane 994.03m to the northeast.
G4046 Wallingford, St John's Terrace 1.01km to the northwest.
G3638 Wallingford Water Works 1.37km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wallingford, 1.48km 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 158.7380 feet [48.3833 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Basingstoke to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of St. Mary's Church, about 50 chains S. from Wallingford Bridge.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 31st January 2009 by spuduka. Condition: Good.
Found on a vist to the church will looking for a Pillbox at the back of the place, one of the first I had come across and did not know what it was. In good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1143006

Visited on 24th August 2007 by RogerTempleman. Grid reference: SU 6103 8848. Condition: Good.
Church is of flint construction with stone trim and can be approached by path leading from the Wallingford ring road N towards Wallingford. The FB is in SE face of buttress on SW angle. Photo showing the FB at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2814232 and wider view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2814249.
Note: there is a cut mark on the NE angle of this church ( http://www.bench-marks.org.uk/bm24651 ).

Visited on 2nd July 2006 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 7th May 2006 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 18th November 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: SU 610 884. Condition: Good.
Church

Visited on 15th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SU 610 885. Condition: Good.
Newnham Farm. chapel at farm, on SW corner, on S elev of buttress.

Visited on 23rd July 2004 by jochta. Condition: Good.
http://maps.jochta.com/benchmarks.php?id=6

Visited on 14th November 1998 by Calico. Condition: Good.
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