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Milepost at Sj 9991 7211

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

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Latitude: 53.2461 / 53°14'45"N

Longitude: -2.0027 / 2°0'9"W

OS Eastings: 399918

OS Northings: 372115

OS Grid: SJ999721

Mapcode National: GBR GZGX.72

Mapcode Global: WHBBR.6NLV

Entry Name: Milepost at Sj 9991 7211

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58008

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)

5/95 Milepost at SJ 9991


Bollard Milepost: c1820. Cast-iron. Cylindrical head on a narrower
cylindrical post, has 3 panels, the north wrist face reading BUXTON 5
MILES and the north-east face reading MACCL - 6 3/4 MILES. Makers
name J Harrison Ltd. Derby on the post.

One of a complete set of bollard mileposts on the 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: SJ9991872115

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

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