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Milepost at Ngr 6721 8709

A Grade II Listed Building in Lymm, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3796 / 53°22'46"N

Longitude: -2.4946 / 2°29'40"W

OS Eastings: 367197

OS Northings: 387090

OS Grid: SJ671870

Mapcode National: GBR CY0C.Q6

Mapcode Global: WH98S.N99Y

Entry Name: Milepost at Ngr 6721 8709

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59037

Location: Lymm, Warrington, WA13

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Lymm

Built-Up Area: Lymm

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Lymm St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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2/29 Milepost at NGR 6721 8709


Milepost circa 1821 of cast iron. Plate with convex top between
raised shoulders and with rounded lower corners has a central column
of placenames with a mileage column to each side: 16 to Stockport 16;
7 to Altrincham 7; 4 to Warrington 4; 15 to Manchester 15. Cast on
the stem is the maker's name Bellhouse; the address and design number
could not be read.
A milepost of the former turnpike from Warrington to Altrincham,
opened in 1821.

Listing NGR: SJ6719787090

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

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