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Milestone Approximately 20 Metres North of Junction with Old London Road, Towton

Description: Milestone Approximately 20 Metres North of Junction with Old London Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 326373

OS Grid Reference: SE4858139818
OS Grid Coordinates: 448581, 439818
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8523, -1.2630

Location: A162, Towton, North Yorkshire LS24 9PB

Locality: Towton
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS24 9PB

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Listing Text

SE 43 NE
(east side)

3/35 Milestone approximately
20 metres north of
junction with Old London


Milestone. Late C19. Ashlar with cast-iron plaque. Triangular on plan
with semicircular head, approximately 1 metre high. Raised inscription
painted black against white background: 'TADCASTER & DONCASTER / ROAD /
TOWTON' around head, 'DONCASTER / 25 MILES / PONTEFRACT / 12 3/4 MILES /
FERRYBRIDGE / 10 MILES' to north side, 'YORK / 11 3/4 MILES / TADCASTER / 2 1/4
MILES' to south side.

Listing NGR: SE4858139818

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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