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Milestone Approximately 17 Metres West of the Lodge, Tredington

Description: Milestone Approximately 17 Metres West of the Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 306649

OS Grid Reference: SP2452346695
OS Grid Coordinates: 424523, 246695
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1180, -1.6433

Location: 27 Stratford Road, Tredington, Warwickshire CV37 8TS

Locality: Tredington
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV37 8TS

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Listing Text

SP24NW (West side)
1/262 Milestone approx. 17m. W of
The Lodge


Milestone. Mid C19. Ashlar, of 2 stages, the second stage with pyramidal top.
Inscribed '6 miles/To Shakespere's Town whose Name/Is known throughout the
Earth/To Shipston 4 whose lesser Name/Boasts no such Poet's Birth' and 'Crux men
lux/After darkness LIGHT/From light home flows/and Peace in death/In Christ a
sure repose 1871'. Coats of arms are carved on either side of the monument, and
the panels are cusped. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP2452346695

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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