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Milepost at 04412182

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryburn, Calderdale

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185183

English Heritage Legacy ID: 339315

Location: Calderdale, HX6

County: Calderdale

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

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Listing Text

SOWERBY BRIDGE ROCHDALE ROAD
SE 0421 and SE 0521
(east side)
18/188 Milepost at 04412182
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- II
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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