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Milepost at Ngr Sj 996 557

A Grade II Listed Building in Leek, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0992 / 53°5'57"N

Longitude: -2.0075 / 2°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 399592

OS Northings: 355777

OS Grid: SJ995557

Mapcode National: GBR 24Q.P8C

Mapcode Global: WHBCJ.4C9F

Entry Name: Milepost at Ngr Sj 996 557

Listing Date: 7 June 1972

Last Amended: 14 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461588

Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Leek

Built-Up Area: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


611-1/1/14 (West side)
07/06/72 Milepost at NGR SJ 996 557
(Formerly Listed as:
Mile Post (1 mile from Leek))


Milepost. Dated 1834. Cast-iron. Drum-shaped top carried on
cylindrical shaft, the top divided into panels by raised ribs.
Raised lettering on top panels record 'Leek 1 mile Ashbourne
14 miles', and on the shaft, London 163 miles'. The domed cap
carries the name of the foundry and the date, 'James Bassett
Ashbourne 1834'.

Listing NGR: SJ9959255776

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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