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Description: Milestone (Next South East Corner of Inglenook Cottage)
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161042
OS Grid Reference: TL3709320677
OS Grid Coordinates: 537093, 220677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8678, -0.0102
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TL 37 20 STANDON CAMBRIDGE ROAD
(next SE corner of
Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, inscription
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 possibly to design of
McAdam. White freestone with cast iron front plate. A low
square pillar of stone about 400mm square and 750mm high with
large front plate. Segmental curved top and raised bead all
round plate. Inscription reads 'LONDON/25/WARE/4/BUNTINGFORD/6'.
The first and last words are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch
Johnson (1970) 109-10, 187).
Listing NGR: TL3709320677
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Source: English Heritage
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