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Flush Bracket OSBM 805: Milton Keynes, Giffard Park   

Flush Bracket on S. face of canal bridge, E. side of canal [2GL]; SE face of bridge, NE bank of Grand Union Canal.

Location
Grid reference: SP 8603 4235.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 192: Buckingham & Milton Keynes.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB805.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
804 Linford Wharf 582.41m to the west.
1784 Blackhorse Farm 809.57m to the northwest.
1785 Newport Pagnell, Red House PH 1.09km to the north.
662 Stantonbury Wharf 1.45km to the west.
G3260 Milton Keynes, Lodge Farm 1.58km to the south.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 1.02km 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 238.2710 feet [72.6250 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Great Linford to Hemel Hempstead levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on S. face of canal bridge, E. side of canal.

Logged Visits
Visited on 8th April 2017 by cjo. Condition: Good.
on canal towpath

Visited on 4th January 2014 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 11th August 2013 by ProSpec. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th September 2007 by lackofluke. Condition: Good.

Visited on 19th October 2005 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 5th October 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 860 423. Condition: Good.
Giffard Park: canal bridge. E side of canal, S face by towpath, behind Pub.

Visited on unknown date by Geoboy53. Condition: Unknown.
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