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Latitude: 53.6257 / 53°37'32"N
Longitude: -2.6195 / 2°37'10"W
OS Eastings: 359127
OS Northings: 414525
OS Grid: SD591145
Mapcode National: GBR BV4J.P1
Mapcode Global: WH97K.Q4VB
Entry Name: Milepost 350 Metres South East of Junction of Wigan Lane and Rawlinson Lane
Listing Date: 27 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386811
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474220
Location: Heath Charnock, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7
Civil Parish: Heath Charnock
Built-Up Area: Adlington
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Adlington St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 51 SE CHORLEY WIGAN LANE
96/8/10005 Milepost 350 metres south east
of junction of Wigan Lane and
Milepost. Dated 1837. Cast iron milepost of elaborate design, comprising a rectangular panel with segmental head carrying a crest with ball finials. The panel rises from a wide stem, standing upon a low fluted pillar. The segmental head bears the inscription 'DUXBURY' and below, the main inscription to the panel reads '6 MILES TO WIGAN - 21/4 MILES TO CHORLEY 1837' An inscription on the stem reads 'HAIGH FOUNDRY'.
Listing NGR: SD5912714524
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