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Flush Bracket OSBM 1999: Long Crendon, Star Inn   

Flush Bracket on N.E. face of Star Inn, Long Crendon [2GL]; Star Inn, SW side of road, N angle, NE face.

Location
Grid reference: SP 6935 0866.
Landranger 165: Aylesbury & Leighton Buzzard, Thame & Berkhamstead.
Explorer 180: Oxford.
Structure: Pub / Hotel.
Waypoint: FB1999.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
1998 Long Crendon, Church End 637.81m to the northeast.
2000 Thamemead Farm 1.77km to the southeast.
1997 Arch Bridge 2.32km to the northeast.
2001 Thame, St. Mary's Church 2.57km to the southeast.
1996 Chearsley 3.04km to the northeast.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Wallingford, 21.59km to the south.

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 343.9810 feet [104.8454 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.E. face of Star Inn, Long Crendon.

Logged Visits
Visited on 16th April 2011 by dal. Condition: Slightly damaged.
Seems now to be being restored as a private house. Now white - just about recognisable as an FB. Part of the black skirt has gone, revealing one of the 9s.

Visited on 27th March 2007 by Calico. Condition: Good.
The Star now pink and Chinese! Fb at N end by lamp post. Lower half including numbers under black 'skirt'. Upper half heavy painted pink.

Visited on 19th September 2004 by jochta. Condition: Good.
Covered in thick paint but otherwise fairly easy to spot.

Visited on 15th September 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 693 086. Condition: Good.
Long Crendon: Star Inn. W side of rd, E elev, low down. Wall & FB painted straw yellow
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