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Milestone Circa 1 Mile South of Rothbury, Hesleyhurst

Description: Milestone Circa 1 Mile South of Rothbury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236277

OS Grid Reference: NZ0673899784
OS Grid Coordinates: 406738, 599784
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2921, -1.8954

Location: B6342, Hesleyhurst, Northumberland NE65 8JL

Locality: Hesleyhurst
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 8JL

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Listing Text

NZ 09 NE 068998
(West side)
8/37 Milestone c.I mile
south of Rothbury


Milestone. Mid C18. Sandstone. c.18 inches high with 2 faces and rounded
back. Inscribed on one face RB for Rothbury, and on the other H for Hexham.
1 30
The Rothbury - Hexham Turnpike was opened c.1751. Also inscribed with a bench

Listing NGR: NZ0673899784

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Source: English Heritage

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