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Latitude: 53.6929 / 53°41'34"N
Longitude: -1.9347 / 1°56'4"W
OS Eastings: 404411
OS Northings: 421827
OS Grid: SE044218
Mapcode National: GBR GTXQ.YY
Mapcode Global: WHB8N.7FZT
Entry Name: Milepost at 04412182
Listing Date: 19 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1185183
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339315
Location: Calderdale, HX6
Electoral Ward/Division: Ryburn
Built-Up Area: Ripponden
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Sowerby St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SOWERBY BRIDGE ROCHDALE ROAD
SE 0421 and SE 0521
18/188 Milepost at 04412182
Milepost. Early C19. Monolith, triangular in section with ramped top. Right face reads 'To Halifax 4 miles', left face 'To Rochdale 12 miles'. The Halifax to Rochdale turnpike road was enacted in 1735, being one of the earliest in the country (Hanson p 227).
T Hanson, The Story of Old Halifax, 1985
Listing NGR: SE0441121826
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