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Milepost at Sj 9681 7353

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

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Latitude: 53.2589 / 53°15'32"N

Longitude: -2.0493 / 2°2'57"W

OS Eastings: 396806

OS Northings: 373547

OS Grid: SJ968735

Mapcode National: GBR GZ4R.3H

Mapcode Global: WHBBQ.HBCZ

Entry Name: Milepost at Sj 9681 7353

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58005

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)

5/92 Milepost at SJ 9681


Bollard Milepost: c1820. Cast-iron. Cylindrical head, on narrower
cylindrical post, has 3 panels the north west face reading BUXTON 8
MILES the east face reading MACCL 3 3/4 MILES. The makers name J
Harrison Ltd. Derby is on the post.

One of a complete set of bollard mileposts on new Macclesfield to 2 in
Rainow Buxton turnpike of 1821. There are 3 others in Macclesfield
Forest (q.v.) and another in Wildboarclough.

Listing NGR: SJ9680673546

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

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