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Flush Bracket OSBM 637: Bamford, Methodist Chapel   

Flush Bracket on W. face of Wesleyan Chapel, Bamford [2GL]; Methodist Chapel, SE side of road, NW face, 8.8m from N angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 2077 8364.
Landranger 110: Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth.
Explorer OL1: Peak District.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FB637.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
636 Bamford, Railway Station 1.10km to the south.
638 Yorkshire Bridge Inn 1.63km to the northwest.
635 Hathersage, Jagger's Lane Bridge 2.30km to the southeast.
G2302 Hathersage, Mont Vue 2.88km to the southeast.
639 Ladybower Inn 2.89km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Broomhead Moor, 11.64km to the north.

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 601.1120 feet [183.2189 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Broomhead Moor levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on W. face of Wesleyan Chapel, Bamford.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th January 2017 by cjo. Condition: Good.

Visited on 4th March 2015 by Walkthedog. Condition: Good.
As described in good condition on a very busy road

Visited on 5th February 2015 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SK 2077 8364. Condition: Good.
quick pull up in car at side of road, not the easiest place to stop and bag a pic

Visited on 18th June 2014 by geminiman. Grid reference: SK 20772 83669. Condition: Good.
Visited whilst on a walk in the area

Visited on 7th December 2012 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
The FB is directly at the roadside so some care is needed to get a close-up photo, but I could not get my phone camera to work for some reason. See https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201329218375128&l=9cdb9a2eca for a building view.

Visited on 17th November 2012 by mickandkim. Grid reference: SK 2077 8364. Condition: Good.
In good order

Visited on 21st July 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SK 20772 83649. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in very good condition.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3054206

Visited on 23rd November 2010 by LesC. Condition: Good.
FB painted black.

Visited on 13th August 2007 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 2077 8364. Condition: Good.
FB examined and photographed while walking around Bamford

Visited on 9th June 2007 by Bagge9905. Condition: Good.
Visited 6/6/07 by MJF

Visited on 2nd January 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 2077 8364. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16913653205/in/photostream/

Visited on 19th March 2005 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 15th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 208 836. Condition: Good.
Bamford- Wesleyan Chapel. middle of W face at rdside.
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