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Description: Milestone Opposite Post Office
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160297
OS Grid Reference: TL3901829550
OS Grid Coordinates: 539018, 229550
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9471, 0.0213
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TL 3929 HORMEAD HARE STREET
- opposite PO
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 at back of footpath
facing E, 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/31/WARE/10/BARKWAY/4'.
(Branch Johnson (1970)109-10).
Listing NGR: TL3901829550
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Source: English Heritage
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