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Milepost to North of Canal and River Trust Offices, Red Bull Wharf at Sj 82754 55084

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Lawton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0928 / 53°5'34"N

Longitude: -2.2602 / 2°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 382673

OS Northings: 355102

OS Grid: SJ826551

Mapcode National: GBR 01X.5CJ

Mapcode Global: WHBCD.7JZ9

Entry Name: Milepost to North of Canal and River Trust Offices, Red Bull Wharf at Sj 82754 55084

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56500

Location: Church Lawton, Cheshire East, ST7

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Church Lawton

Built-Up Area: Kidsgrove

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Lawton (or Church Lawton) All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/01/2013

SJ 85 NW 8267 5513

Milepost to north of Canal and River Trust offices, Red Bull Wharf at SJ 82754 55084

(Formerly listed as Canal Milepost)


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 63 miles" "Preston Brook 29 miles". Probably cast in the foundry of Rangeley and Dixon in Lichfield Street, Stone. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.

Listing NGR: SJ8267355102

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