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Flush Bracket OSBM 1786: Newport Pagnell, High Street, Church House   

Flush Bracket on N.W. face of Town Hall, Newport Pagnell [2GL]; NW face of Church House, SE side of High Street.

Location
Grid reference: SP 87385 43809.
Landranger 152: Northampton & Milton Keynes, Buckingham & Daventry.
Explorer 207: Newport Pagnell & Northampton South.
Structure: Village / Town hall.
Waypoint: FB1786.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
G2316 Newport Pagnell 228.44m to the southwest.
G2315 Newport Pagnell, High Street, Plough PH 246.63m to the northeast.
1787 Newport Pagnell, North Bridge 511.47m to the northeast.
1788 Woad Cottages 988.80m to the northeast.
G2314 Newport Pagnell, 153 Tickford Street 1.07km to the east.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Great Linford, 2.79km 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 184.6520 feet [56.2819 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.W. face of Town Hall, Newport Pagnell.

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

Logged Visits
Visited on 10th August 2016 by LesC. Condition: Good.
Town Hall? Church House? Whatever - building is now apartments.

Visited on 27th November 2012 by wrose. Grid reference: SP 87380 43818. Condition: Good.
At the described location. Nothing really to add to previous visit reports other than to confirm that it is still there.
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3250761

Visited on 29th September 2007 by iainmac. Grid reference: SP 8738 4382. Condition: Good.
Now housing.
Photo at https://www.flickr.com/photos/31914013@N05/17066482869/in/photostream/

Visited on 17th September 2005 by Calico. Condition: Good.

Visited on 19th August 2004 by RHW. Grid reference: SP 873 438. Condition: Good.
Newport Pagnell: High St/Bury St. S side of High St at jct Bury St: Church House: N elev just W of centre at base of pillar. painted light yellow matching background. Former Town Hall
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