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Grantham Canal, Canal 7 Miles Post Approximately 200 Metres East of Foss Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Cropwell Butler, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.9241 / 52°55'26"N

Longitude: -0.9997 / 0°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 467344

OS Northings: 336768

OS Grid: SK673367

Mapcode National: GBR 9KH.L2Q

Mapcode Global: WHFJ5.MR4N

Entry Name: Grantham Canal, Canal 7 Miles Post Approximately 200 Metres East of Foss Bridge

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241843

Location: Cropwell Butler, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Cropwell Butler

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Tythby with Cropwell Butler

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

1/35 Canal 7 miles post
- approx. 200 metres
east of Foss Bridge
- II
Canal milepost. Late C18. Cast iron post with rounded head and
moulded edge. Raised letters read: '7 MILES FROM THE TRENT'. The
figure 7 is on a riveted-on plate.
The canal was authorised in 1793 and this section was built by the
surveyor James Green, employed by Lord Middleton of Wollaton Hall.
C Cove-Smith. The Grantham Canal Today, 1974.

Listing NGR: SK6734436768

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