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

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1115837

Date first listed: 05-Jul-1994

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

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Location

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

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

District: Halton (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Preston Brook

National Grid Reference: SJ 57050 79897

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 351189

Legacy System: LBS

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)

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