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Latitude: 53.3036 / 53°18'12"N
Longitude: -2.0409 / 2°2'27"W
OS Eastings: 397373
OS Northings: 378514
OS Grid: SJ973785
Mapcode National: GBR GZ57.YG
Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.M7C7
Entry Name: Milestone at Sj 9737 7850
Listing Date: 9 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236445
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427431
Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK23
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Rainow
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 NE RAINOW C. P . WHALEY BRIDGE ROAD (East Side)
3/164 Milestone at SJ 9737 7850
Milestone: c.1770. Triangular sectioned ashlar sandstone block with
shaped top. Painted white, the inscriptions are picked out in black and
on north face read "To Macclesfield 5M" and south face reads "To Chapel
6M, Sheffield 28M, Chesterfield 29M". One of a complete set on the
Macclesfield-Whaley Bridge turnpike of 1770. This one has been moved
onto the modern road side from the old turnpike which runs west of
Harrop House Farm.
Listing NGR: SJ9737378514
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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