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Latitude: 53.2282 / 53°13'41"N
Longitude: -2.4759 / 2°28'33"W
OS Eastings: 368326
OS Northings: 370236
OS Grid: SJ683702
Mapcode National: GBR 7V.0R3J
Mapcode Global: WH99K.Y450
Plus Code: 9C5V6GHF+7J
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj6832 7024
Listing Date: 5 July 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244515
English Heritage Legacy ID: 449637
Location: Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester, CW9
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Davenham
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Davenham St Wilfrid
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 67 SE
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL
Canal Milepost at SJ 6832 7024
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 79 miles" "Preston Brook 13 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: SJ 68326 70236
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