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Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj 9368 2953

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandon and Burston, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.863 / 52°51'46"N

Longitude: -2.0945 / 2°5'40"W

OS Eastings: 393736

OS Northings: 329507

OS Grid: SJ937295

Mapcode National: GBR 27H.K9D

Mapcode Global: WHBDM.S9TH

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj 9368 2953

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361634

Location: Sandon and Burston, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Sandon and Burston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

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

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