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Latitude: 51.9049 / 51°54'17"N
Longitude: 0.0221 / 0°1'19"E
OS Eastings: 539208
OS Northings: 224857
OS Grid: TL392248
Mapcode National: GBR LBV.DFZ
Mapcode Global: VHHLL.BDK2
Entry Name: Milestone (50 Metres to North of Griggs Bridge)
Listing Date: 24 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1296387
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161215
Location: Braughing, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Braughing
Built-Up Area: Braughing
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Braughing
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 32 SE BRAUGHING GREEN END
(50m to N of
- Griggs Bridge)
Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, inscription
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 possibly to design of
McAdam. Portland Stone with cast iron front plate. A square
pillar of stone about lm high facing E with rounded top and large
front plate with raised edge bead and segmental curved top.
Inscription on plate reads 'LONDON/28/WARE/7/BARKWAY/7' in
letters of diminishing size. The 1st and last words are raised
in segmental arcs. (Branch Johnson (1970) 109-10, 187).
Listing NGR: TL3920824857
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