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Milestone at 765 304, Hawkhurst

Description: Milestone at 765 304

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169758

OS Grid Reference: TQ7684830342
OS Grid Coordinates: 576848, 130342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0452, 0.5215

Location: Rye Road, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 5DA

Locality: Hawkhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN18 5DA

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Listing Text

TQ 7630-7730 (north side)

17/408 Milestone at 765 304
Milestone. Late C18. Painted stone with brick C19 painted iron plate. About 2
feet high with rounded head, the plate inscribed: LONDON
14½. The plate damaged at
base. The Kippings Cross and Flimwell Turnpike Trust was set up by an Act of
1761. A good series of milestones survive.

Listing NGR: TQ7684830342

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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