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Flush Bracket OSBM 1979: Alnwick, Town Hall   

Flush Bracket on E. face of Town Hall, Alnwick [2GL]; Town Hall, W side of Market Place, E face.

Location
Grid reference: NU 1861 1330.
Landranger 81: Alnwick & Morpeth, Rothbury & Amble.
Explorer 332: Alnwick & Amble.
Structure: Village / Town hall.
Waypoint: FB1979.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1978 Alnwick, Willow Burn Bridge 1.56km to the southeast.
1980 Heckley 1.57km to the north.
1977 Cawledge Bridge 2.55km to the south.
G2725 Heckley House 2.86km to the north.
11266 Oxenheugh Cottage 4.60km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Longhorsley, 19.17km 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 195.5580 feet [59.6061 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Longhorsley to Belford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of Town Hall, Alnwick.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th July 2016 by jochta. Grid reference: NU 18615 13305. Condition: Good.
Easily spotted to left of entrance to Chisholm betting shop. http://maps.jochta.com/benchmarks.php?waypoint=FB1979

Visited on 28th June 2015 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 18th September 2014 by thejackrustles. Grid reference: NU 1861 1330. Condition: Good.
Still there next to the betting shop.

http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4208810

Visited on 9th May 2014 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Still there.

Visited on 2nd July 2012 by agentmancuso. Condition: Good.

Visited on 21st February 2011 by craftinessa. Condition: Good.

Visited on 29th July 2007 by Bagge9905. Condition: Good.
Visited 23/7/07 by MJF

Visited on 9th June 2007 by LesC. Grid reference: NU 1861 1330. Condition: Good.
To the left of Chisholm's (Bookmakers) window.

Visited on 14th May 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: NU 186 133. Condition: Good.
Market Place, Alnwick.. Between shopfronts to west side of open precinct. FB facing east..

Visited on 5th April 2004 by iainmac. Grid reference: NU 185 133. Condition: Good.
Town Hall

Visited on 10th August 1999 by clochandighter. Condition: Good.
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