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Milestone at Ngr Ny58130 62460

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Denton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.955 / 54°57'18"N

Longitude: -2.6554 / 2°39'19"W

OS Eastings: 358123

OS Northings: 562463

OS Grid: NY581624

Mapcode National: GBR 9CW4.XK

Mapcode Global: WH90Z.5QS8

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr Ny58130 62460

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78062

Location: Nether Denton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Nether Denton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Nether Denton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 56 SE NETHER DENTON A69, LOW ROW
(North Side)

2/71 Milestone
at NGR NY 58130 62460
II

Miles tone. Probably 1758 for the Carlisle-Newcastle Military Road. Sandstone,
cast-iron plates. Chamfered stone to give 2 faces in direction of traffic, one
face with cast plate TO CARLISLE 13 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 43 MILES,
both in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked out in black. This
became the Carlisle-Temon Turnpike in 1811. Each milestone is clearly drawn on
Hodgskinson & Donald's map of Cumberland and Westmorland, surveyed 1770.


Listing NGR: NY5812362462

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