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Milestone on West Side of Road Opposite Number 650, Barton

Description: Milestone on West Side of Road Opposite Number 650

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185853

OS Grid Reference: SD5165936745
OS Grid Coordinates: 351659, 436745
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8247, -2.7358

Location: A6, Barton, Lancashire PR3 5DR

Locality: Barton
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 5DR

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Listing Text


4/6 Milestone on west side of
road opposite No.650


Milestone, mid- to later C18. Convex triangular stone with rounded top, c.
one metre high, with recessed panels in each of the 2 sides to the road
lettered in cursive script:-

"To "To
Garstang and Preston
53/4 5
Miles Miles"

History: erected by Preston and Garstang Turnpike Trust, established 1751;
one of ten such milestones in unbroken sequence.

Listing NGR: SD5165936745

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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