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Guide Post Opposite Smallways Inn, Newsham

Description: Guide Post Opposite Smallways Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322789

OS Grid Reference: NZ1119411130
OS Grid Coordinates: 411194, 511130
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4954, -1.8287

Location: Low Lane, Newsham, North Yorkshire DL11 7RD

Locality: Newsham
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7RD

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

2/88 Guide Post opposite
Smallways Inn

Guide post. Dated 1774. Sandstone ashlar. Stone approximately 500 mm
high, square in plan, the lower corners stop-chamfered. Each side is
inscribed: the north with the date, "7 br 14 1774" (September 14th) and with
a later benchmark; the east "Catte/rick/Road"; the south "Rich/mond/Road";
the west "Greata/bridge/Road". The stone has probably been moved from an
island site in the middle of the road junction to its present position on
the grass verge of the old road, which has been bypassed by a new stretch of

Listing NGR: NZ1119411130

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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