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Latitude: 52.7538 / 52°45'13"N
Longitude: -2.8829 / 2°52'58"W
OS Eastings: 340510
OS Northings: 317722
OS Grid: SJ405177
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.ZG7M
Mapcode Global: WH8BK.P1DP
Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 480 Metres to South-West of Beam House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 27 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175650
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259211
Location: Montford, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Montford
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Montford with Shrawardine
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 41 NW
SJ 4051 1773
Holyhead Road, A5 (T) (south-west side)
Milestone approximately 480 metres to South-West of Beam House Farmhouse
Milestone. Early C19. Thomas Telford, engineer. Tooled granite with shallow-pitched top and chamfered corners. Cast-iron plate with super-scribed serif lettering: "HOLY-/HEAD / 100-M / SALOP / 6M - 6F". This is one of a series of milestones alongside the A5 (Holyhead Road). Telford was engineer for the Holyhead Road improvements which were carried out in the 15 years after 1817.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23 March 2017.
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