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Milestone on West Side of Road in Front of Numbers 931 and 933, Barton

Description: Milestone on West Side of Road in Front of Numbers 931 and 933

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185855

OS Grid Reference: SD5140338346
OS Grid Coordinates: 351403, 438346
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8391, -2.7400

Location: A6, Bilsborrow, Lancashire PR3 5AB

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

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Listing Text


4/8 Milestone on west side of
road in front of Nos. 931
and 933


Milestone, mid- to later C18. Convex triangular stone with rounded top,
c. 3/4 metre high, with recessed panels in each of the 2 sides to the road
lettered in cursive script:

"To "To
Garstang and Preston
43/4 6
Miles Miles"

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

Listing NGR: SD5140338346

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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