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TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL CANAL MILEPOST SOUTH OF NORTH ENTRANCE TO PRESTON BROOK TUNNEL AT SJ 5705 7987

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL CANAL MILEPOST SOUTH OF NORTH ENTRANCE TO PRESTON BROOK TUNNEL AT SJ 5705 7987

List entry Number: 1115837

Location

TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL CANAL MILEPOST SOUTH OF NORTH ENTRANCE TO PRESTON BROOK TUNNEL AT SJ 5705 7987

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

County:

District: Halton

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Preston Brook

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jul-1994

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 351189

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

The follwing building shall be added:

SJ 57 NE HALTON TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL 36- /8/10003 Canal Milepost South of North Entrance to Preston Brook Tunnel at SJ 5705 7987

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 92 miles" "Preston Brook". 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: SJ5705079897

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Lindsay, J, The Trent and Mersey Canal, (1979)
Hadfield, C, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of the East Midlands, (1966)

National Grid Reference: SJ 57050 79897

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