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Latitude: 54.9306 / 54°55'50"N
Longitude: -2.8435 / 2°50'36"W
OS Eastings: 346048
OS Northings: 559873
OS Grid: NY460598
Mapcode National: GBR 8CLF.69
Mapcode Global: WH7ZY.9B6G
Entry Name: Milestone (North East of Crosby House)
Listing Date: 22 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107876
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77641
Location: Stanwix Rural, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Stanwix Rural
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Crosby-on-Eden St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
STANWIX RURAL CROSBYMOOR
NY 45 NW
Milestone (North East of
6/61 Crosby House).
Milestone. Probably 1758, for the Carlisie-Newcastle solitary Road. Sandstone,
cast-iron plates. Chamfered stone to give 2 faces in direction of traffic, one
face with cast plate TO CARLISLE 5 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 51 MILES, both
in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked-out in black. In 1811 this
became the Carlisle-Temon Turnpike. Each milestone is clearly drawn on
Hodgskinson and Donald's map of Cumberland and Westmorland, surveyed 1770.
Listing NGR: NY4604859873
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