Description: Milestone No 5 at Tg 1646 0517
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
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TG 10 NE HETHERSETT NORWICH ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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