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Milestone, 500 Metres South of Alwent Farmhouse, Gainford

Description: Milestone, 500 Metres South of Alwent Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111043

OS Grid Reference: NZ1386019349
OS Grid Coordinates: 413860, 519349
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5692, -1.7871

Location: B6274, Gainford, Durham DL2 3NS

Locality: Gainford
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3NS

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Listing Text

(East side)

5/90 Milestone, 500 metres
south of Alwent

Large milestone. C19. Sandstone painted white. Single, triangular-plan stone,
about 1.0 metre high, with slightly-sloping top. Incised, sans-serif letters
painted black: RICHMOND 14 (miles) on north-west face; STAINDROP 1 (mile) on
south-west face.

Listing NGR: NZ1386019349

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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