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Milepost Approximately 180 Metres South of Junction with Holme Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Owston, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5837 / 53°35'1"N

Longitude: -1.1543 / 1°9'15"W

OS Eastings: 456086

OS Northings: 410013

OS Grid: SE560100

Mapcode National: GBR NWC0.W2

Mapcode Global: WHDCW.75LZ

Entry Name: Milepost Approximately 180 Metres South of Junction with Holme Lane

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151476

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334876

Location: Owston, Doncaster, DN5

County: Doncaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Norton & Askern

Parish: Owston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Owston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

ADWICK-LE-STREET DONCASTER ROAD
SE 51 SE (east side)

4/12 Milepost
approximately 180
metres south of
junction with
with Holme Lane
II
Milepost. 1832-33. Magnesian limestone. Short, rectangular-sectioned
pillar with triangular head. Inscription on front face reads:

DONCASTER / 4½ MILES / ASKERN 2½ / SELBY 15½ / YORK 30

One of a series that are probably original to the Doncaster-York road as
turnpiked following an act of 6th June, 1832. Situated on boundary with the
parish of Owston.

Copy of the Doncaster-Selby turnpike statute in Doncaster Library Service
Archives, King Edwards Road, Balby.


Listing NGR: SE5608610013

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