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Milepost Approximately 1040 Metres to South of Bridge Number 66

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Drayton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.923 / 52°55'22"N

Longitude: -2.4908 / 2°29'26"W

OS Eastings: 367102

OS Northings: 336286

OS Grid: SJ671362

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.MTRX

Mapcode Global: WH9BX.QS3K

Entry Name: Milepost Approximately 1040 Metres to South of Bridge Number 66

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260443

Location: Norton in Hales, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Norton in Hales

Built-Up Area: Market Drayton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Adderley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 6711 3628 (south-west side)

6/137 Milepost approx. 1040
metres to south of
Bridge No. 66


Milepost. Circa 1830. Cast iron. Short cylindrical round-topped
post with curved rectangular plates to front, 2 to top and one to bottom.
Superscribed serif lettering reads: "AUTHERLEY. / JUNCTION. / 28, MILES"
(left-hand side), "NANTWICH / 11./ MILES." (right-hand side) and "NORBURY.
/ JUNCTION./ 12½, MILES " (bottom). Charles Hadfield, The Canals of
the West Midlands, pp. 183-9.

Listing NGR: SJ6710236286

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