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Grantham Canal, 13 Miles Post Approximately 300 Metres West of Main Street, Hickling

A Grade II Listed Building in Hickling, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8583 / 52°51'29"N

Longitude: -0.98 / 0°58'47"W

OS Eastings: 468777

OS Northings: 329460

OS Grid: SK687294

Mapcode National: GBR 9L8.YW7

Mapcode Global: WHFJK.XFJ4

Plus Code: 9C4XV25C+82

Entry Name: Grantham Canal, 13 Miles Post Approximately 300 Metres West of Main Street, Hickling

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425581

Location: Hickling, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, LE14

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Hickling

Built-Up Area: Hickling

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hickling

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Description

HICKLING GRANTHAM CANAL
SK62NE
6/60 13 miles post approx.
- 300 metres west of
Main Street, Hickling
- II
Canal milepost. Late C18. Cast-iron post with rounded top and
moulded edges. Raised letters read: "13 MILES FROM THE TRENT".
The figure 13 is on a riveted-on plate.
The canal was authorised in 1793 and this section was built by the
surveyor James Green, employed by Lord Middleton of Wollaton Hall.
C Cove-Smith. The Grantham Canal Today, 1974.


Listing NGR: SK6877729460

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