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Grantham Canal, 10 1/4 Miles Post Approximately 10 Metres West of Owthorpe Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Owthorpe, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.8849 / 52°53'5"N

Longitude: -0.993 / 0°59'34"W

OS Eastings: 467860

OS Northings: 332412

OS Grid: SK678324

Mapcode National: GBR 9L2.1SV

Mapcode Global: WHFJC.QRC7

Entry Name: Grantham Canal, 10 1/4 Miles Post Approximately 10 Metres West of Owthorpe Lane

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426875

Location: Owthorpe, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Owthorpe

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Owthorpe

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

OWTHORPE GRANTHAM CANAL
SK63SE
4/131 10¼ miles post approx.
- 10 metres west of
Owthorpe Lane
- II
Canal milepost. Late C18. Cast-iron post with rounded top and
moulded edge. Raised letters read: "10¼ MILES FROM THE TRENT".
The No. 10¼ has been painted on.
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: SK6786032412

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