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Milestone at About 093906 Ngr, New Buckenham

Description: Milestone at About 093906 Ngr

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 220401

OS Grid Reference: TM0930890630
OS Grid Coordinates: 609308, 290630
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4735, 1.0804

Location: B1113, New Buckenham, Norfolk NR16 2BG

Locality: New Buckenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2BG

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-


4/10002 at about
093906 NGR

- II

Milestone. Circa late C18. Limestone. Wedge-shaped on plan and
with rounded top; about 1 metre tall. Each side has recessed
full-width panel inscribed NORWICH 15 MILES and ATTLEBORO 5
MILES in upper case sancerif letters. Above the panels a square
recessed indent with remains of rivet at centre. The Norwich New
Buckenham Road was turnpiked in 1772.
Source: W Albert. 'The Turnpike Road System in England 1663-
1840; p215.

Listing NGR: TM0930890631

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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