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Milepost at Sj 9818 7347

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2583 / 53°15'29"N

Longitude: -2.0287 / 2°1'43"W

OS Eastings: 398179

OS Northings: 373472

OS Grid: SJ981734

Mapcode National: GBR GZ8R.LQ

Mapcode Global: WHBBQ.TC3H

Entry Name: Milepost at Sj 9818 7347

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58006

Location: Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(South Side)

5/93 Milepost at SJ 9818


Bollard Milepost: c1820. Cast-iron. Cylindrical head on a narrower
cylindrical post, has 3 panels the north face reading BUXTON 7 MILES
and the east fence reading MACCLD 4 3/4 MILES. Maker's name J
Harrison Ltd. Derby on post.

One of a complete set of bollard mileposts on new Macclesfield to
Buxton turnpike of 1821. There are 3 others in Macclesfield Forest
(q.v.) 2 in Rainow (q.v.) and another in Wildboarclough.

Listing NGR: SJ9817973472

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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