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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Culcheth and Glazebury, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4566 / 53°27'23"N

Longitude: -2.5046 / 2°30'16"W

OS Eastings: 366591

OS Northings: 395660

OS Grid: SJ665956

Mapcode National: GBR BXYG.KM

Mapcode Global: WH98D.HCKX

Plus Code: 9C5VFF4W+M5

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 6 March 2008

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1392441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 493723

Location: Culcheth and Glazebury, Warrington, WA3

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Culcheth and Glazebury

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

23/0/10009 WARRINGTON ROAD
06-MAR-08 (East side)
Milestone

II
Milestone, probably end C19, stone, located on south eastern side of Warrington Road. Triangular, straight back, downward sloping top. Lettering reads 'NEWCHURCH TOWNSHIP OF CULCHETH' (top); 'TO WARRINGTON 7 MILES' (left); 'TO LEIGH 3 3/4 MILES' (right).

HISTORY: Milestone erected between 1894 - 1908/9.

SUMMARY OF IMPORTANCE: Late C19/early C20 triangular stone milestone that represents significant historic interest as a reminder of the area's transport history.
SJ6659195659

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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