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Grantham Canal, 14 3/4 Miles Post Approximately 500 Metres North of the New Canal Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Mowbray, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8564 / 52°51'22"N

Longitude: -0.9498 / 0°56'59"W

OS Eastings: 470811

OS Northings: 329280

OS Grid: SK708292

Mapcode National: GBR BMN.ST9

Mapcode Global: WHFJL.CGYL

Plus Code: 9C4XV342+G3

Entry Name: Grantham Canal, 14 3/4 Miles Post Approximately 500 Metres North of the New Canal Farm

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425585

Location: Hickling, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, LE14

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Hickling

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Hickling

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

HICKLING GRANTHAM CANAL
SK72NW
7/63 14¾ miles post approx.
- 500 metres north of
the new Canal Farm
- II
Canal milepost. Late C18. Cast-iron post with rounded top and
moulded edge. Raised letters read: "14¾ MILES FROM THE TRENT".
The figure 14¾ is on a riveted-on-plate.
The canal was authorised in 1793 and this section was built by James
Green, Surveyor, employed by Lord Middleton of Wollaton Hall.
C Cove-Smith. The Grantham Canal Today, 1974.


Listing NGR: SK7081129280

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