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Guidepost to North East of Higher Trehane Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Davidstow, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6625 / 50°39'45"N

Longitude: -4.6253 / 4°37'31"W

OS Eastings: 214551

OS Northings: 88051

OS Grid: SX145880

Mapcode National: GBR N6.7RQ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 176B.1WC

Entry Name: Guidepost to North East of Higher Trehane Farm

Listing Date: 11 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67382

Location: Davidstow, Cornwall, PL32

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Davidstow

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Davidstow

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

DAVIDSTOW
SX 18 NW
1/113 Guidepost to north east of Higher
- Trehane Farm
II

Guide post. Circa late C18. Granite monolith. Square-on-plan. Inscribed in upper
case lettering with directions to PADSTOW, CAMELFORD, STRATTON and LANSON. Note old
spelling for Launceston. Bench mark.
Turnpike road act for roads leading into Launceston passed in 1761 (33 Geo II c.59).
Albert, W The Turnpike Road System in England 1663-1840, 1972.

Listing NGR: SX1455188051

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