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Latitude: 52.5016 / 52°30'5"N
Longitude: -0.9822 / 0°58'56"W
OS Eastings: 469184
OS Northings: 289783
OS Grid: SP691897
Mapcode National: GBR 9QQ.4H2
Mapcode Global: VHDQR.XDL4
Entry Name: Milepost Circa 47 Metres East of Bridge Number 62, Grand Union Canal
Listing Date: 9 March 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1061458
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191335
Location: Foxton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16
Civil Parish: Foxton
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Foxton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 68 NE FOXTON FOXTON
4/11 Milepost c 47 m east of
bridge No 62, Grand
Milepost. Iron. Late C19/early C20. Square in shape with painted white
lettering on black. Inscribed: GJC CO MARKET HARBORO 5½ MILES LEICESTER 18 MILES
BRAUNSTON 27½ MILES. On reverse side inscribed: LONDON AND LANCASHIRE ELECTRICAL
AND GEN ENGINEERING CO LIMITED LONDON. Grand Union Canal, engineered by Benjamin
Bevan, completed in 1814.
Listing NGR: SP6918489783
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