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Latitude: 53.785 / 53°47'6"N
Longitude: -2.7119 / 2°42'42"W
OS Eastings: 353188
OS Northings: 432310
OS Grid: SD531323
Mapcode National: GBR T80.M3
Mapcode Global: WH85M.94V5
Entry Name: Milestone on West Side of Road Outside Harris Orphanage
Listing Date: 13 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 185878
Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR2
Electoral Ward/Division: Greyfriars
Built-Up Area: Fulwood
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Preston St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 53 SW FULWOOD GARSTANG ROAD
7/31 Milestone on west side
of road outside Harris
Milestone, mid-to later C18. Convex triangular stone c.1 metre high,
with rounded top and a recessed panel on each of the 2 sides to the road,
lettered in cursive script:-
83/4 and 2
Erected by Preston and Garstang Turnpike Trust, established 1751; one of
ten such milestones in an unbroken sequence.
Listing NGR: SD5318832310
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