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Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj 6828 7293

A Grade II Listed Building in Rudheath, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.252 / 53°15'7"N

Longitude: -2.4769 / 2°28'36"W

OS Eastings: 368280

OS Northings: 372884

OS Grid: SJ682728

Mapcode National: GBR CZ4T.KY

Mapcode Global: WH99C.XJQ9

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj 6828 7293

Listing Date: 5 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244513

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449635

Location: Rudheath, Cheshire West and Chester, CW9

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Rudheath

Built-Up Area: Northwich

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Witton (or Northwich) St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

RUDHEATH TRENT AND MERSEY
SJ 67 SE CANAL (west side)

1034- /1/10003 Canal Milepost at SJ 6828 7293
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
81 miles" "Preston Brook 11 miles". The Trent and mersey Canal was built between 1766
and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and
Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SJ6828072883

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RUDHEATH TRENT AND MERSEY
SJ 67 SE CANAL (west side)

1034- /1/10003 Canal Milepost at SJ 6828 7293
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
81 miles" "Preston Brook 11 miles". The Trent and mersey Canal was built between 1766
and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and
Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SJ6828072883

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