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Flush Bracket OSBM 2850: Knutsford, Town Hall   

Flush Bracket on N. angle of tower at Town Hall, Knutsford [2GL]; hotel, King Street, NE face, N angle.

Grid reference: SJ 7525 7863.
Landranger 118: Stoke-on-Trent & Macclesfield.
Explorer 268: Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton.
Structure: Public building.
Waypoint: FB2850.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
2851 Roebuck Farm 1.91km to the northwest.
2726 Ollerton, Beechwood 2.43km to the southeast.
2725 Ollerton, School Lane 3.63km to the southeast.
2852 Mere Hall Lodge 3.93km to the northwest.
G3741 Bucklow Hill 5.06km to the northwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Daresbury, 17.91km 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 181.8020 feet [55.4132 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Macclesfield to Daresbury levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. angle of tower at Town Hall, Knutsford.

Logged Visits
Visited on 27th August 2013 by ChrisC. Condition: Good.
Mediterranean style building is former Knutsford Urban District Council Offices, now the "belle epoque" brasserie & hotel.

Visited on 15th January 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SJ 75253 78643. Condition: Good.
In Knutsford to meet my walking group - The Irregulars, LDWA - for a days walk. Our meeting place was a car park about a hundred yards from this location. So The opportunity for Gemini Man and myself to come and have a look was just too good not to miss. We soon located what we were after in the location given but the building no longer is used as a the Town Hall.

Visited on 15th January 2012 by geminiman. Grid reference: SJ 75253 78643. Condition: Good.
Visited with Wrose. The attached building looks as if it has been converted into offices.

Visited on 19th March 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SJ 7524 7864. Condition: Good.
Photo at

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

Visited on 6th September 2004 by the_cheshire_cat. Condition: Unknown.

Visited on 29th May 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SJ 752 786. Condition: Good.
Knutsford. King Street, W side of road just N of Cross Keys: KIng St is E of the main street & at lower level.
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