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Milestone on North Verse Near Crown of Hill, Hockley

Description: Milestone on North Verse Near Crown of Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 122990

OS Grid Reference: TQ8203591986
OS Grid Coordinates: 582035, 191986
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5973, 0.6269

Location: 78 B1013, Hockley, Essex SS5 4TA

Locality: Hockley
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS5 4TA

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Listing Text

TQ 89 SW
3/28 Milestone on north verge
near crown of hill
- II

Milestone. C18. Stone, square plan tapering to domed head, chamfered angles.
Road face reads London 35, Southend 8 miles. One of a series from London to
Southend q.v. 3/4, /33 and 2/67 shown on the Chapman and Andre map of 1777. The
series covered the route via Romford, Brentwood, Shenfield, Hutton, Billericay,
Wickford to Rayleigh and on to Southend.

Listing NGR: TQ8203591986

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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