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Flush Bracket OSBM 1201: Somersham, St John's Church   

Flush Bracket on buttress at W. end of Somersham Church [2GL]; buttress, St John's Church, W face, SW angle.

Location
Grid reference: TL 3600 7785.
Landranger 142: Peterborough, Market Deeping & Chatteris.
Explorer 225: Huntingdon & St Ives.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB1201.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1202 Colne, Lorna Cottage 1.95km to the southeast.
1200 Pidley, Three Horseshoes BH 2.42km to the west.
10950 Holwoods House 3.21km to the northeast.
1199 Pidley, All Saints Church 3.31km to the west.
1203 Earith, School 3.85km to the southeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wicken, 19.06km 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 35.1230 feet [10.7055 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Castor to Wicken levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on buttress at W. end of Somersham 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 Wicken to Castor levelling line.

Logged Visits
Visited on 1st September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: TL 359 778. Condition: Good.
St John the Baptist Church, Somersham. W elev S of door.

Visited on 28th July 2004 by iangr2004. Condition: Unknown.
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