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Flush Bracket OSBM 1791: Sherington, Bakers Farm   

Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of barn, Baker's Farm, Sherington [2GL]; barn, Bakers Farm, W side of High Street, Sherington, NE angle, E face.

Grid reference: SP 8873 4675.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Farm building.
Waypoint: FB1791.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1790 Sherington, Manor House 582.41m to the south.
1789 Sherington Bridge 1.49km to the south.
1792 Nr Emberton 1.91km to the north.
1788 Woad Cottages 2.28km to the south.
1793 Emberton, 22 High Street 2.73km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 5.77km to the southwest.

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 218.0460 feet [66.4604 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Great Linford to Cranford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.E. angle of barn, Baker's Farm, Sherington.

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

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

Visited on 23rd November 2016 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
Flush bracket on corner of barn conversion (Winnowing Barn) at junction with roadside wall. Photo showing the mark at with wider view at

Visited on 10th August 2016 by LesC. Condition: Good.

Visited on 9th June 2016 by jonglew. Grid reference: SP 88738 46760. Condition: Good.
Chance spot whilst driving past. Was a barn at Bakers Farm, now converted to 4 or more residential dwellings, known as Winnowing Barn. Photos at:

Visited on 27th November 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SP 88747 46758. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there and in good condition.

Visited on 29th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SP 8874 4675. Condition: Good.
Photo at

Visited on 11th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 887 467. Condition: Good.
Sherington: Winnowing Barn. W side of main street at N end of village, E elev at NE corner.
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