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Latitude: 51.8205 / 51°49'13"N
Longitude: -0.6921 / 0°41'31"W
OS Eastings: 490245
OS Northings: 214350
OS Grid: SP902143
Mapcode National: GBR D2W.ZSS
Mapcode Global: VHDV6.YHHR
Entry Name: Milepost on Towpath Near Wilstone at National Grid Reference Sp 9024 1435
Listing Date: 29 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1078015
English Heritage Legacy ID: 355765
Location: Tring Rural, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23
Civil Parish: Tring Rural
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Tring
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TRING RURAL GRAND UNION CANAL -
9/129 Milepost on towpath
- near Wilstone at
Grid Ref SP 9024 1435
Milepost giving distance along Aylesbury Arm. 1896 for Grand Junction
Canal Company. In raised lettering on back 'LONDON & LANKASHIRE/
ELECTRICAL & GENL/ENGINEERING CO LIMITED/LONDON'. Cast iron painted.
A small rectangular upright plate with radiused corners and raised bead
at edge. Figure '1' in relief in centre. Plate cast integral with
T-section iron post with makers' name once on each half of back. Stone
mileposts were replaced by cast iron ones in 1896 (Branch
Listing NGR: SP9024514350
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