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Milestone at Junction of London Road and Nevendon Road, Wickford

Description: Milestone at Junction of London Road and Nevendon Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 112420

OS Grid Reference: TQ7455893276
OS Grid Coordinates: 574558, 193276
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6113, 0.5197

Location: 1 London Road, Wickford, Essex SS12 0QD

Locality: Wickford
Local Authority: Basildon Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS12 0QD

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added:

5209 Junction of London Road
and Nevendon Road
TQ 79 SW 3/144 Wickford.
II Milestone


Milestone. Late C18. Stone square plan. Road face reads "To London 29
miles, Southend 12 miles, Rayleigh 5 miles, Billericay 6 miles". One of
a series shown on the Chapman and AndreĀ“ map of 1777. The series
covered the route via Romford, Brentwood, Shenfield, Hutton, Billericay,
Wickford to Rayleigh and on to Southend.

Listing NGR: TQ7455893276

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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