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Milestone Near Corney Bury, Cottered

Description: Milestone Near Corney Bury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159873

OS Grid Reference: TL3561930758
OS Grid Coordinates: 535619, 230758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9588, -0.0277

Location: Ermine Street, Cottered, Hertfordshire SG9 9RT

Locality: Cottered
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9RT

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/1 Milestone near
Corney Bury


Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust. Face
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 probably to design of
McAdam. Whitefreestone with cast iron plate. A square stone
pillar about 50 cm tall with large front plate of iron.
Segmental curved top to plate and raised edge-bead. Inscription
reads, 'LONDON/32/BUNTINGFORD/1/ROYSTON/6'. The first and second
words are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch Johnson (1970) 109-
10, 187).

Listing NGR: TL3561930758

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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