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Milestone Opposite Aldersey Fold

A Grade II Listed Building in Prestbury, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2933 / 53°17'36"N

Longitude: -2.1345 / 2°8'4"W

OS Eastings: 391128

OS Northings: 377383

OS Grid: SJ911773

Mapcode National: GBR FZJC.N4

Mapcode Global: WHBBH.5HT3

Entry Name: Milestone Opposite Aldersey Fold

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58357

Location: Prestbury, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Prestbury

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 97 NW PRESTBURY C.P. LONDON ROAD
(West Side)

6/191 Milestone opposite
Aldersey Fold

II

Turnpike milestone: c.1820. Ashlar buff sandstone slab has a
triangular top and a recess holding a square cast-iron plate reading
"FROM LONDON 170 MILES. FROM MACCLESF. 3 MILES, TO STOCKPORT 9
MILES".

One of a number of'similar milestones erected on the improved Hazel
Grove"Macdldsfield turnpike. One other survives on London Road,
Adlington (q.v.) and 2 in Poynton with Worth.


Listing NGR: SJ9112877383

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

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