This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SK 32 NE PARISH OF SWARKESTONE SWARKESTONE ROAD 3/255 (West Side) Canal Milepost to South of Massey's Bridge at SK 381 284 II Canal milepost. 1819, produced by Rangeley and Dixon. Cast iron. Circular stem with shallow segmental plate near top and moulded circular head. The stem has a raised quatrefoil near the base inscribed 'R and D Stone 1819' and the plate has two panels, that to east inscribed 'SHARDLOW 5 MILES', and that to west inscribed 'PRESTON BROOK 87 MILES'. Erected as part of a series of mileposts on the Trent and Mersey Canal.
Listing NGR: SK3810028400
© Mr Thomas Bates. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Bates, Thomas
Rights Holder: Bates, Thomas
Cast Iron, Georgian Canal Milepost, Transport, Canal Transport Site, Water Transport Site, Milepost
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