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Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Aston Lock at Sj 9165 3192

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone Rural, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8846 / 52°53'4"N

Longitude: -2.125 / 2°7'30"W

OS Eastings: 391682

OS Northings: 331908

OS Grid: SJ916319

Mapcode National: GBR 15Y.3K9

Mapcode Global: WHBDF.BRBH

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Aston Lock at Sj 9165 3192

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361635

Location: Stone Rural, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST15

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Stone Rural

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Aston St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

STONE RURAL TRENT AND MERSEY
SJ 93 SW CANAL

11/10006 Canal Milepost at Aston
Lock at SJ 9165 3192

- II

Canal milepost. Dated "R & D Stone 1819" on shaft. Cast iron painted black and white. Circular post with moulded head and embossed letters on 2 convex tablets below: "Shardlow 46 miles" "Preston Brook 46 miles". Probably cast in the foundry of Rangely and Dixon in Lichfield Street, Stone. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals ofthe West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SJ9168231908

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