TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL, CANAL MILEPOST OFF A38 AT SK 1939 1722

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1252855

Date first listed: 10-Feb-1995

Statutory Address: TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL, CANAL MILEPOST OFF A38 AT SK 1939 1722

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL, CANAL MILEPOST OFF A38 AT SK 1939 1722

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

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Barton-under-Needwood

National Grid Reference: SK 19372 17207

Summary

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History

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Details

The following building shall be added to the list:-

SK 11 NE BARTON-UNDER-NEEDWOOD TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL (West side)

Canal Milepost off A38 at 2/10003 SK 1939 1722

- 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 21 miles" "Preston Brook 71 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: SK1937217207

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 361647

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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