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Milestone (North East of Crosby House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanwix Rural, Cumbria

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77641

Location: Stanwix Rural, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

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

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Listing Text

STANWIX RURAL CROSBYMOOR
NY 45 NW
Milestone (North East of
6/61 Crosby House).

II

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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