S08PB84 Bridge 18

Milepost 8 / 84 is near Bridge 18

S07PB85 Barrow-upon-Trent Milepost Index S09PB83 Stenson Lock

This is a replacement milepost. It is believed that it was unveiled by Kevin Hector (a well-known Derby professional footballer) on Sunday 30th August 1981. It was sponsored by Karl and Frazer Sanders who are pictured here with their post.

A closer view of the plaque (which unfortunately went missing by 2017) :-

The plaque is believed to read :-

THIS MILEPOST WAS SPONSORED BY
KARL & FRAZER SANDERS
REPLACED BY THE
TRENT & MERSEY CANAL SOCIETY
AND UNVEILED ON
 SUNDAY 30TH AUGUST 1980

PLAQUE BY BUTLER JONES BOGNOR REGIS

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