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Grantham Canal, 9 3/4 Miles Post Approximately 100 Metres North of Spencer's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Owthorpe, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8894 / 52°53'21"N

Longitude: -0.9883 / 0°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 468169

OS Northings: 332919

OS Grid: SK681329

Mapcode National: GBR 9KW.WGL

Mapcode Global: WHFJC.SMLR

Entry Name: Grantham Canal, 9 3/4 Miles Post Approximately 100 Metres North of Spencer's Bridge

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426874

Location: Owthorpe, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Owthorpe

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Owthorpe

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

OWTHORPE GRANTHAM CANAL
SK63SE
4/130 9¾ miles post approx.
- 100 metres north of
Spencer's Bridge
- II
Canal milepost. Late C18. Cast-iron post with rounded top and
moulded edges. Raised letters read: "9¾ MILES FROM THE TRENT".
The No. 9¾ has been painted on.
The canal was authorised in 1793 and this section was built by James
Green, Surveyor, employed by Lord Middleton of Wollaton Hall.
C Cove-Smith. The Grantham Canal Today, 1974.


Listing NGR: SK6816932919

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