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Milestone No 5 at Tg 1646 0517, Hethersett

Description: Milestone No 5 at Tg 1646 0517

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226923

OS Grid Reference: TG1646005170
OS Grid Coordinates: 616460, 305170
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6012, 1.1950

Locality: Hethersett
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 3AG

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Listing Text

(south side)
2/38 Milestone No 5 at
TG 1646 0517


Milestone, late C18, for Norwich and Thetford Turnpike Trust; limestone.
Wedge shaped, 68 cm high with rounded cap, tapering from 12 to 29 cm.
Recessed full width panels inscribed NORWICH / 5 / MILES and THETFORD /
24 / MILES. The road was turnpiked in 1767. The milestone is on the verge
of the earlier line of the present road.

Listing NGR: TG1646005170

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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