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Latitude: 52.923 / 52°55'22"N
Longitude: -2.4908 / 2°29'26"W
OS Eastings: 367102
OS Northings: 336286
OS Grid: SJ671362
Mapcode National: GBR 7V.MTRX
Mapcode Global: WH9BX.QS3K
Entry Name: Milepost Approximately 1040 Metres to South of Bridge Number 66
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177610
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260443
Location: Norton in Hales, Shropshire, TF9
Civil Parish: Norton in Hales
Built-Up Area: Market Drayton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Adderley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 63 NE NORTON IN HALES C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 6711 3628 (south-west side)
6/137 Milepost approx. 1040
metres to south of
Bridge No. 66
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: "AUTHERLEY. / JUNCTION. / 28, MILES"
(left-hand side), "NANTWICH / 11./ MILES." (right-hand side) and "NORBURY.
/ JUNCTION./ 12½, MILES " (bottom). Charles Hadfield, The Canals of
the West Midlands, pp. 183-9.
Listing NGR: SJ6710236286
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