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Milestone, Anstey

Description: Milestone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160228

OS Grid Reference: TL3891832632
OS Grid Coordinates: 538918, 232632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9748, 0.0211

Location: B1368, Anstey, Hertfordshire SG9 0ET

Locality: Anstey
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0ET

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Listing Text

(East side)

1/5 Milestone

- II

Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, front covered by
iron lettered plate c.1804 possibly to design of McAdam. White freestone
with cast iron plate. A rectangular pillar of stone facing W, about 400
mm x 350 mm and 750 mm high, with large front plate and top of stone
rounded when viewed from front. Segmental top to plate and raised edge
bead and inscription 'LONDON/33/WARE/12/BARKWAY/2'. The first and last
names are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch Johnson (1970)109-10).

Listing NGR: TL3891832632

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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