Description: Milestone at Junction with A59
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324500
OS Grid Reference: SD9055351008
OS Grid Coordinates: 390553, 451008
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9551, -2.1454
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SD 95 SW MARTONS BOTH INGTHORPE LANE
2/122 Milestone at junction
Milestone, probably mid C18. Round headed sandstone monolith, inscribed on
the main face with a pointing hand, and "To Skipton 5 Mile To Gisburn
(obscured)". On the lane side it is incribed "To Settle 11 mile". These
distances appear to be in customary miles: the lane is part of an old
branch road from Long Preston to Keighley.
J J Brigg: The King's Highway in Craven, 1927 p 26.
Listing NGR: SD9055351008
Source: English Heritage
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