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Flush Bracket OSBM 2867: Dorrington, Horseshoes Inn   

Flush Bracket on E. face of building at the Horse Shoes Inn, Dirrington [2GL]; Horseshoes Inn, NE angle, E face.

Location
Grid reference: SJ 4781 0287.
Landranger 126: Shrewsbury & Oswestry.
Explorer 241: Shrewsbury.
Structure: Pub / Hotel.
Waypoint: FB2867.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2868 Dorrington 988.43m to the south.
2866 Wayford Bridge 990.40m to the north.
G5210 Dorrington 1.02km to the south.
G3288 Longnor, 2 Rural Cottages 2.11km to the south.
2869 Newhouse Farm 2.87km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Church Stretton, 10.18km 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 356.9960 feet [108.8124 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Oswestry to Church Stretton levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on E. face of building at the Horse Shoes Inn, Dirrington.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 4th July 2015 by RichardL. Grid reference: SJ 47823 02895. Condition: Slightly damaged.
Hard to give it a 'Good' condition, as it doesn't look quite level (maybe just my photo) and it's absolutely caked in many, many layers of masonry paint. Still recognisable for what it is, for all that. Photo at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4569471

Visited on 4th May 2013 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SJ 4781 0287. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 21st March 2013 by Jonesduo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th October 2010 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 27th October 2009 by Glaslyn. Condition: Good.
Thick with paint, on e face of Horseshoes Pub.

Visited on 25th January 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 4781 0286. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16913715765/in/photostream/

Visited on 4th July 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 478 028. Condition: Good.
Dorrington: Horseshoes PH. W side A49, E elev of pub, near N corner. caked with yellowish paint, hard to read number, prev misread as 2837, corrected from 2GL OS list & photo
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