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Latitude: 53.1299 / 53°7'47"N
Longitude: -2.3707 / 2°22'14"W
OS Eastings: 375294
OS Northings: 359255
OS Grid: SJ752592
Mapcode National: GBR 016.TPY
Mapcode Global: WH9B0.KLBF
Entry Name: Canal Milepost East of Wheelock Wharf
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56252
Location: Sandbach, Cheshire East, CW11
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Sandbach
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Wheelock Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Chester
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL
SJ 75 NE
Canal Mile post east of
Cast-iron mile post 1819. Dome topped 150mm in diameter and 1m high. The post supports a curved-on-plan distance indicator divided into two panels. The panels have raised black capital letters on a white background and read "Shardlow 69 miles" (east) and "Preston Brook 23 miles" (west). There is a beaded edging and division to the panels.
Near the base of the post there is a quatrefoil panel inscribed R & N Stone with
the date below.
Listing NGR: SJ7529459255
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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