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Milepost on Bearstone Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Woore, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.947 / 52°56'49"N

Longitude: -2.4099 / 2°24'35"W

OS Eastings: 372556

OS Northings: 338928

OS Grid: SJ725389

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.L95F

Mapcode Global: WH9BY.Y6M2

Plus Code: 9C4VWHWR+R3

Entry Name: Milepost on Bearstone Bridge

Listing Date: 14 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362589

Location: Woore, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Woore

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Mucklestone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 73 NW

B5026 (east side) MUCKLESTONE

Milepost on Bearstone Bridge


Milepost. Probably mid-to-late C19. Cast iron with black painted base and raised lettering. Triangular in section with chamfered top, sloping to front. Superscribed sans-serif lettering: "WINNINGTON" on top; "ECCLESHALL 10 / STAFFORD 17" on left; "KNIGHTON ¾ / PIPEGATE 1 ½ / WOORE 2 ¼ / NANTWICH 10 ¼" on right. The milepost stands on Bearstone Bridge (q.v.) spanning the River Tern.

Listing NGR: SJ7255638928

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1056072. This entry was removed from the List on 24th May 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24th May 2016.

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

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