TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL MILEPOST AT SJ 9368 2953

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1051991

Date first listed: 10-Feb-1995

Statutory Address: TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL MILEPOST AT SJ 9368 2953

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Location

Statutory Address: TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL MILEPOST AT SJ 9368 2953

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford (District Authority)

Parish: Sandon and Burston

National Grid Reference: SJ 93736 29506

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 92 NW SANDON TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL (South side)

15/10005 Canal Milepost at SJ 9368 2953

- II

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 44 miles" "Preston Brook 48 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. Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) *Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SJ9373629506

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 361634

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hadfield, C, The Canals of South West England
Lindsay, J, The Trent and Mersey Canal, (1979)

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