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Flush Bracket OSBM 2523: Matlock, Bakewell Road   

Flush Bracket on N. face of house, W. side of Bakewell Road, 3 chains N.W. from Bank Road [2GL]; house, SW side of Bakewell Road, W angle.

Location
Grid reference: SK 2977 6025.
Landranger 119: Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale.
Explorer OL24: Peak District - White Peak Area.
Structure: Shop.
Waypoint: FB2523.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
614 Matlock, Goods Shed 281.60m to the west.
613 Matlock, Causeway Lane 608.77m to the southeast.
2524 Matlock, Gas Works 670.82m to the northwest.
615 Matlock, Derwent Viaduct 874.64m to the west.
11523 Starkholmes, Methodist Church 1.24km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Matlock, 1.72km to the southeast.

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 301.6840 feet [91.9533 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Matlock to Macclesfield levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N. face of house, W. side of Bakewell Road, 3 chains N.W. from Bank Road.

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 5th May 2011 by Brisey. Condition: Good.
Still easy to access via the alleyway at the NW side of the building. The FB has been spared the rendering applied to the rest of the building. See http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pid=2574009&l=546152eb1a&id=1313197290 for photo.

Visited on 21st November 2010 by LesC. Condition: Good.

Visited on 16th December 2008 by Erewash. Condition: Good.

Visited on 18th March 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SK 2977 6028. Condition: Good.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/16400494787/

Visited on 17th March 2007 by ted. Condition: Good.

Visited on 10th November 2006 by Calico. Condition: Good.
Alleyway is wide and just NW of pedestrian lights.

Visited on 9th January 2005 by RHW. Grid reference: SK 297 602. Condition: Good.
Matlock- United Servies Club. SW side of A6, on W cnr, NWF, accessed via open alleyway.

Visited on 22nd August 2004 by RodS. Grid reference: SK 2977 6025. Condition: Good.
Matlock, Bakewell Road, NW face of building near W angle (towards rear, down alleyway at side of Mac(?) shop). BM 91.92m on LandLine. Has been spared the worst of the rendering.
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