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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Culcheth, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4489 / 53°26'55"N

Longitude: -2.5214 / 2°31'16"W

OS Eastings: 365471

OS Northings: 394805

OS Grid: SJ654948

Mapcode National: GBR BXTK.XD

Mapcode Global: WH98D.7KLW

Plus Code: 9C5VCFXH+GF

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 6 March 2008

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1392439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 493721

Location: Culcheth and Glazebury, Warrington, WA3

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Culcheth and Glazebury

Built-Up Area: Culcheth

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Newchurch

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

CULCHETH WITH GLAZEBURY

23/0/10014 NEWCHURCH LANE
06-MAR-08 (East side)
Milestone

II
Milestone, probably late C19, whitewashed stone. Triangular, downward sloping top. Incised lettering reads 'NEWCHURCH TOWNSHIP OF CULCHETH' (top); TO WARRINGTON 6 MILES (left); 'TO LEIGH 4 3/4 MILES'.

HISTORY: Milestone erected between 1894-6 - 1908-11.

SUMMARY OF IMPORTANCE: Late C19/early C20 triangular stone milestone on the east side of Newchurch Lane that represents significant historic interest as a reminder of the area's transport history.
SJ6547194805

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