The parish of
located 60 miles north of London and 7 miles north west of
Bedford in the county of Bedfordshire.
The parish is almost
entirely encircled by the River Ouse with access to the north by
an early 19C bridge and to the south by a mid 18C bridge. The
parish has a
Hall and an early C13
The total population of the parish is approx. 737 people.
photograph was taken near Swansholme, Felmersham. It shows
in the distance a 500kW wind turbine installed at Souldrop
with St Peter's Church Sharnbrook in the middle distance.
The wind turbine is 50 metres to the hub and 77 metres to
the blade tip.
photograph was taken at the beginning of August
immediately after the field was harvested. The tractor is
pulling a cultivator which covers a wider area than a
plough and is faster. Early cultivation allows the farmer
to sow in the autumn which produces a higher yield than
spring sown crops.