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Milestone 420 Metres East of St Oswalds Hill Head Farm, Wall

Description: Milestone 420 Metres East of St Oswalds Hill Head Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240095

OS Grid Reference: NY9436969421
OS Grid Coordinates: 394369, 569421
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0193, -2.0896

Location: B6318, Wall, Northumberland NE46 4HB

Locality: Wall
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4HB

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Listing Text

WALL B6318
NY 96 NW NY 94376942 (South side)

4/336 Milestone 420 metres
east of St. Oswald's
Hill Head Farm


Milestone, probably 1757 (date of opening of turnpike). Sandstone, figures
painted in black. Segmental-topped stone 0.65 metre high with incised figures
19 (miles to Newcastle).

Listing NGR: NY9436969421

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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