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Milestone on West Side of Road in Front of Numbers 931 and 933

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8391 / 53°50'20"N

Longitude: -2.74 / 2°44'23"W

OS Eastings: 351403

OS Northings: 438346

OS Grid: SD514383

Mapcode National: GBR 9S91.LJ

Mapcode Global: WH856.WRFR

Entry Name: Milestone on West Side of Road in Front of Numbers 931 and 933

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073558

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185855

Location: Barton, Preston, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Civil Parish: Barton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Barton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 53 NW BARTON GARSTANG ROAD

4/8 Milestone on west side of
road in front of Nos. 931
and 933

II

Milestone, mid- to later C18. Convex triangular stone with rounded top,
c. 3/4 metre high, with recessed panels in each of the 2 sides to the road
lettered in cursive script:

"To "To
Garstang and Preston
43/4 6
Miles Miles"

History: erected by Preston and Garstang Turnpike Trust, established 1751;
one of ten such milestones in unbroken sequence.


Listing NGR: SD5140338346

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