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Grand Union Canal Milepost Between Bridges 46 and 47 at National Grid Reference Sp 648 852

A Grade II Listed Building in Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.461 / 52°27'39"N

Longitude: -1.0479 / 1°2'52"W

OS Eastings: 464786

OS Northings: 285209

OS Grid: SP647852

Mapcode National: GBR 9R0.RVY

Mapcode Global: VHCTG.SDCR

Entry Name: Grand Union Canal Milepost Between Bridges 46 and 47 at National Grid Reference Sp 648 852

Listing Date: 30 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252264

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435245

Location: Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Husbands Bosworth

Built-Up Area: Husbands Bosworth

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Husbands Bosworth All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:-


4/10000 Milepost Between Bridges
46 and 47, at SP 648 852


Milepost on towpath. c1893. Cast iron. Rectangular plate with inscription:
GJC Co LEICSTER 23 MILES. The 'Old' Grand Union Canal of 1810-14 became
the Leicester line of the Grand Junction Canal in 1893-4. This milepost is
one of a series.

Listing NGR: SP6478685209

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