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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1210918
English Heritage Legacy ID: 241843
Location: Cropwell Butler, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12
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
CROPWELL BUTLER GRANTHAM CANAL
1/35 Canal 7 miles post
- approx. 200 metres
east of Foss Bridge
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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