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Milestone Opposite Number 66 (The Mile House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2679 / 53°16'4"N

Longitude: -2.1035 / 2°6'12"W

OS Eastings: 393193

OS Northings: 374547

OS Grid: SJ931745

Mapcode National: GBR FZRN.D8

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.N4J3

Entry Name: Milestone Opposite Number 66 (The Mile House)

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57979

Location: Higher Hurdsfield, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Higher Hurdsfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Hurdsfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 97 SW HURDSFIELD C.P. RAINOW ROAD (East side)

4/64 Milestone opposite No.66
(The Mile House)

II

Milestone : late C18. Triangular-sectioned, whitewashed, buff
sandstone block with a shaped top. Black-painted inscription on the
north face reads "To Macclesfield lM" and on south face "To Chapel
10M, Sheffield, 32M, Chesterfield" The distance now hidden in the
pavement.
Similar examples survive on the former Macclesfield to
Chapel-en-le-Frith turnpike of 1770 in Rainow (4), Kettleshulme (q.v.)
and Lyme Handley.


Listing NGR: SJ9319374547

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