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Milestone in Yard of Buckland Bury (20 Meters to South-South-East of House), Buckland

Description: Milestone in Yard of Buckland Bury (20 Meters to South-South-East of House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160260

OS Grid Reference: TL3563433658
OS Grid Coordinates: 535634, 233658
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9848, -0.0263

Location: Back Lane, Buckland, Hertfordshire SG9 0PY

Locality: Buckland
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0PY

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Listing Text

(East side)

5/39 Milestone in yard
- of Buckland Bury
(20m to SSE of house)


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 front plate. A square pillar of stone facing N, about
400 mm square and 1 m high, with large front plate. Segmental curved top
and raised bead all round plate. Inscription reads
'LONDON/34/BUNTINGFORD/3/ROYSTON/4'.The first and second words are
raised in segmental arcs. Formerly on High Road in Buckland village;
erected in present position c.1970. (Branch Johnson (1970) 109-10).

Listing NGR: TL3563433658

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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