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Milepost Approximately 50 Metres East of Gelsthorpe Farm, Whixley

Description: Milepost Approximately 50 Metres East of Gelsthorpe Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330653

OS Grid Reference: SE4310456961
OS Grid Coordinates: 443104, 456961
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0069, -1.3438

Locality: Whixley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 8ED

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Listing Text


SE 4311 5695 WHIXLEY A59
(south side)
3/74 Milepost approximately 50
metres east of entrance
to Gelsthorpe Farm


Milepost. C19. Cast iron and gritstone. Triangular section, semicircular
head, approximately 1 metre high. Inscriptions: head - 'Knaresborough and
Green Hammerton Road Whixley'. Left face - 'Knaresborough 6 miles'. Right
face - 'Green Hammerton 2 miles'. The cast-iron plate is fastened to a
gritstone block by 2 bolts through the head.

Listing NGR: SE4310456961

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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