Date Listed: 29 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 162439
OS Grid Reference: TL3584238823
OS Grid Coordinates: 535842, 238823
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0312, -0.0212
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THERFIELD LONDON ROAD (A10)
TL 3584 3882
Milestone. c.1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust. Iron plate affixed
c.1804, possibly to design of McAdam. White freestone with cast iron
front plate. A low square pillar about 400mm square and 1/2m high, partly
buried. Segmental head to iron plate with raised edge bead. Raised
lettering with first word of inscription in an arc; 'LONDON 37/
BUNTINGFORD 6/ROYSTON 1'. London Road is the Roman Ermine Street.
W. Branch Johnson, Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire, 1970,
Listing NGR: TL3584238823
Source: English Heritage
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