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Flush Bracket OSBM 1789: Sherington Bridge   

Flush Bracket on parapet of Sherington Bridge over River Ouse [2GL] - approximate location; FB reported destroyed 10/10/1971.

Location
Grid reference: SP 884 453.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Bridge.
Waypoint: FB1789.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1788 Woad Cottages 819.62m to the southwest.
1790 Sherington, Manor House 1.02km to the northeast.
1787 Newport Pagnell, North Bridge 1.32km to the southwest.
1791 Sherington, Bakers Farm 1.49km to the north.
G2315 Newport Pagnell, High Street, Plough PH 1.60km to the southwest.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 4.50km 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 186.1060 feet [56.7251 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 parapet of Sherington Bridge over River Ouse.

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: Destroyed.

Visited on 11th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 884 453. Condition: Destroyed.
LandLine: no BM at correct height/location, no FB found.
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