Description: Milepost Approximately 550 Metres to North West of Bridge Number 73
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260319
OS Grid Reference: SJ6620640948
OS Grid Coordinates: 366206, 340948
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9648, -2.5046
SJ 64 SE ADDERLEY C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 6621 4094 (north-east side)
2/16 Milepost approx. 550
metres to north-west of
Bridge No. 73
Milepost. Circa 1830. Cast-iron. Short cylindrical round-topped
post with curved rectangular plates to front, 2 to top and one to bottom.
Superscribed serif lettering reads: "NANTWICH / 8. / MILES." (left-hand
side), "AUTHERLEY / JUNCTION,/ 31, MILES", (right-hand side) and "NORBURY,
/ JUNCTION./ l5½,MILES" (bottom). Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West
Midlands, pp. 183-9.
Listing NGR: SJ6620640948
Source: English Heritage
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