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Cast Iron Road Marker on West Side, by Junction with Barn Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruardean, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8489 / 51°50'56"N

Longitude: -2.546 / 2°32'45"W

OS Eastings: 362489

OS Northings: 216840

OS Grid: SO624168

Mapcode National: GBR FT.TM2W

Mapcode Global: VH86Q.TSFH

Entry Name: Cast Iron Road Marker on West Side, by Junction with Barn Lane

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354112

Location: Ruardean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL17

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Ruardean

Built-Up Area: Ruardean Woodside

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Ruardean

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 61 NW DRYBROOK RUARDEAN ROAD,
Ruardean Woodside

5/42 Cast Iron Road Marker on west side,
by junction with Barn Lane


II

Road marker; c1900; cast iron, semi-circular head, about 600 mm
across, with raised margin and lettering. 'VR THIS ROAD FOR THE
DISTANCE OF 2675 YARDS (arrow points to left) WAS MADE AT THE
EXPENSE OF THE CROWN FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS AND
DISTRICT 1899 - 1900 E. STAFFORD HOWARD ESQ COMMISSIONER PHILIP
BAYLIS ESQ DEP SURVEYOR'. Very unusual marker, only one in parish;
other end of road not located. Four similar markers in Cinderford
parish.


Listing NGR: SO6248916840

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