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Milepost on Towpath Near Wilstone at National Grid Reference Sp 9024 1435

A Grade II Listed Building in Tring Rural, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355765

Location: Tring Rural, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Tring Rural

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TRING RURAL GRAND UNION CANAL -
SP 9014
AYLESBURY ARM
9/129 Milepost on towpath
- near Wilstone at
Grid Ref SP 9024 1435
GV II
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
Johnson(1970)120).


Listing NGR: SP9024514350

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