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Latitude: 53.2739 / 53°16'25"N
Longitude: -2.083 / 2°4'58"W
OS Eastings: 394562
OS Northings: 375211
OS Grid: SJ945752
Mapcode National: GBR FZWL.V4
Mapcode Global: WHBBH.ZZ82
Entry Name: Milestone at Sj 9456 7522
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138922
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58050
Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Rainow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 NW RAINOW C.P. KERRIDGE END
2/139 Milestone at SJ -9456
Milestone: late C18. Triangular-sectioned ashlar sandstone block with
shaped top. Painted white with black-painted inscription reading on
south-west face "To Chapel 9M, Sheffield 31M, Chesterfield 32M" and on
north-east face "To Macclesfield 2M".
Other examples of this type occur in Hurdsfield, Rainow (3), and
Kettleshulme (q.v.) and in Lyme Handley, on the turnpike from
Macclesfield to Chapel-en-le-Frith, this section built 1770.
Listing NGR: SJ9456275211
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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