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Milestone Approximately 90 Metres to West of Butlane Head, Ford

Description: Milestone Approximately 90 Metres to West of Butlane Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258959

OS Grid Reference: SJ4155613178
OS Grid Coordinates: 341556, 313178
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7131, -2.8665

Location: A458, Ford, Shropshire SY5 9LE

Locality: Ford
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9LE

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Listing Text

SJ 4013-4113
SJ 41554 13182 FORD C.P. A458, Ford
(south side)

13/54 Milestone approx. 90
- metres to west of
Butlane Head

- II

Milestone. Probably mid- to late C19. Painted cast iron. Triangular
section with sides curving back to narrower stem, chamfered top, and beaded
edges superscribed in serif lettering; on top: "FORD PARISH", left-hand side:
"POOL/14 MILES" and right-hand side: "SALOP/5 MILES". The Shrewsbury-
Welshpool road was turnpiked in 1758. Butland Head is not included on this
list. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.225.

Listing NGR: SJ4155613178

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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