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Milestone at Sj 9456 7522

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainow, Cheshire East

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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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

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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