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Flush Bracket OSBM 1956: Shenley Church End   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of farmhouse, junction of roads, Shenley Church End [2GL]; Manor Farm House, SE side of Shenley Road, NW face, N angle.

Location
Grid reference: SP 8323 3662.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 192: Buckingham & Milton Keynes.
Structure: Private house.
Waypoint: FB1956.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1955 Loughton 1.10km to the north.
1957 Shenley Brook End 1.27km to the south.
1954 Loughton, National Badminton Centre 1.82km to the north.
1953 Rocksley 2.28km to the north.
1952 Bradwell 3.05km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 5.99km 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 296.0680 feet [90.2415 metres] above mean sea level (Newlyn datum). It was included on the Great Linford to Wallingford levelling line. The surveyor's description was Flush Bracket on N.W. face of farmhouse, junction of roads, Shenley Church End.

Logged Visits
Visited on 23rd November 2016 by jonglew. Grid reference: SP 83231 36633. Condition: Good.
Manor Farmhouse is an 18thC Grade II listed building. The cotoneaster still conceals this FB but moving forward may not be such an issue! With Roger Templeman - he should be able to explain. Photos at:
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20161123-ManorFmHoShenleyChurchEndMiltonKeynesBucksFB09-FB1956-1.jpg
http://www.jonglew.com/Walking/Benchmarks/2016/20161123-ManorFmHoShenleyChurchEndMiltonKeynesBucksFB09-FB1956-2.jpg

Visited on 23rd November 2016 by RogerTempleman. Condition: Good.
Flush bracket in good condition behind shrub. Photo showing the bracket at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5210826 with location view at http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5204064

Visited on 1st May 2016 by jochta. Grid reference: SP 83234 36627. Condition: Good.
FLUSH BRACKET: FL BR 1956 MANOR FM HO SE SIDE SHENLEY RD NW FACE N ANG (ODN 90.216m, AGL 0.6m)

Partly hidden by vegetation but easily seen from the pavement opposite. About 1m from the N angle of the building. http://maps.jochta.com/benchmarks.php?waypoint=FB1956

Visited on 23rd November 2013 by dal. Condition: Good.

Visited on 11th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 832 366. Condition: Good.
Manor Farm House, Shenley Church End, Milton Keynes. near church, jct with Oakhill Rd, front elev near LH corner under Manor Farm House sign. Virtually hidden by cotoneaster

Visited on unknown date by Geoboy53. Condition: Unknown.
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