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Milestone at Sp 5940 7789, Stanford

Description: Milestone at Sp 5940 7789

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 230610

OS Grid Reference: SP5939077888
OS Grid Coordinates: 459390, 277888
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3958, -1.1286

Location: A14, Clay Coton, Northamptonshire NN6 6JT

Locality: Stanford
Local Authority: Daventry District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN6 6JT

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Listing Text

SP57NE (East side)
6/3 Milestone at SP 5940 7789
18/01/68 (Formerly listed as mile
stones on boundary of Stanford
Parish flanking road)


Milestone. Probably mid C19. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular stone with moulded
cornice, formerly surmounted by a ball finial. Inscription "Clay Coton 1/2,
Yelvertoft (SE) 2, West Haddon 5, NORTHAHPTON 15 1/2, Crick 3 1/2, Daventry 10
1/2." Erected adjacent to Stanford-on-Avon parish boundary. Forms a pair with
milestone at SP 5940 7789 (q.v.) and similar to milestones at SP 6170 7813 and
SP 6168 7814, Stanford-on-Avon Road, Elkington (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP5939077888

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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