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Milestone Circa 400 Yards North West of Ottercops Road End, Elsdon

Description: Milestone Circa 400 Yards North West of Ottercops Road End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236241

OS Grid Reference: NY9530888878
OS Grid Coordinates: 395308, 588878
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1942, -2.0752

Location: A696, Elsdon, Northumberland NE19 2RJ

Locality: Elsdon
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2RJ

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Listing Text

NY 98 NE NY 953889
16/2 Milestone c.400
yards north-west
of Ottercops
road end

Milestone. Probably c.1829. Sandstone, painted white. Triangular with rounded
back. c.20 inches high. Inscribed on one side

Otterburn,and on the other Newcastle
5 miles 25 miles

The Newcastle-Jedburgh Turnpike was opened in 1776 but this section is a new
line of 1829.

Listing NGR: NY9530888878

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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