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Milestone, Rayleigh

Description: Milestone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 123051

OS Grid Reference: TQ8090190964
OS Grid Coordinates: 580901, 190964
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5885, 0.6100

Location: Hockley Road, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8BA

Locality: Rayleigh
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS6 8BA

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added:
(South east side)
- II

Milestone. Late C18. Stone, square plan. Road face reads London
XXXIV, Southend IX miles. One of a series from London to Southend shown
on the Chapman & Andre map of 1777. The series covered the route via
Romford, Brentwood, Shenfield, Hutton, Billericay, Wickford to Rayleigh
and on to Southend.

Listing NGR: TQ8081090894

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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