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Milestone Circa a Quarter of a Mile West of Raylees, Elsdon

Description: Milestone Circa a Quarter of a Mile West of Raylees

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236243

OS Grid Reference: NY9195191510
OS Grid Coordinates: 391951, 591510
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2178, -2.1280

Location: A696, Elsdon, Northumberland NE19 1ND

Locality: Elsdon
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 1ND

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Listing Text

NY 99 SW
Milestone c.1/4 mile
west of Raylees


Milestone. Probably c.1829. Sandstone, painted white. Triangular with rounded
back. c.30 inches high. Inscribed on one side

Otterburn, and on the other Newcastle
2 Miles 28 Miles
28 Miles

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

Listing NGR: NY9195191510

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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