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Latitude: 53.0724 / 53°4'20"N
Longitude: -2.5397 / 2°32'22"W
OS Eastings: 363935
OS Northings: 352935
OS Grid: SJ639529
Mapcode National: GBR 7S.BFM1
Mapcode Global: WH9B9.Y1SF
Entry Name: Shropshire Union Canal Main Line Canal Mile Post by Nantwich Junction Bridge
Listing Date: 4 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138543
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56981
Location: Henhull, Cheshire East, CW5
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Henhull
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
HENHULL C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 65 SW
4/70 Canal mile post by
- Nantwich Junction Bridge
Cast-iron mile post, circa 1826. Dome topped, 150mm in diameter and
600mm high. The post supports a curved-on-plan "T" shaped distance
indicator, divided into three 300mm by 225mm panels. The panels have
raised blue capital letters on blue background and read "NANTWICH"
(north) "AUTHERLEY JUNCTION 39 MILES" (south) and "NORBURY JUNCTION
23½ MILES" (lower centre). There are beaded divisions and edgings to
the panels and the lower panel sits on a beaded-ring moulded on the
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SJ6393552935
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