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Latitude: 52.9466 / 52°56'47"N
Longitude: -2.1708 / 2°10'14"W
OS Eastings: 388619
OS Northings: 338815
OS Grid: SJ886388
Mapcode National: GBR 153.9Z0
Mapcode Global: WHBD6.M6HD
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Milepost at Sj 8860 3883
Listing Date: 10 February 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1051993
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361638
Location: Barlaston, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST12
Civil Parish: Barlaston
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Barlaston St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
The following building shall be added to the list:-
SJ 83 NE BARLSTON TRENT AND MERSEY
CANAL (West side)
5/10009 Canal Milepost at SJ 8860
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 51 miles" "Preston Brook 41
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: SJ8861938815
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