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Latitude: 52.7238 / 52°43'25"N
Longitude: -2.9559 / 2°57'21"W
OS Eastings: 335533
OS Northings: 314449
OS Grid: SJ355144
Mapcode National: GBR B8.1DXZ
Mapcode Global: WH8BJ.KSMQ
Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 260 Metres to North-West of English Lodge
Listing Date: 18 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308265
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258945
Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Alberbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 35530 14450 ALBERBURY WITH B 4393, Alberbury
CARDESTON C.P. (south-west side)
12/40 Milestone approx. 260
- metres to north-west
of English Lodge
Milestone. Late C18. Painted red sandstone. Square base, with broaches
to triangular-section shaft. Inscribed, on base "Alberbury", right-hand
side: "SALOP/9/MILES", and left-hand side: "LLAN/FYLLIN/16/MILES".
The Llanfyllin road was turnpiked by 1780 which included its diversion
to the south of the village. There was a tollgate at Alberbury by 1783.
V.C.H. Vol VIII, p. 187.
Listing NGR: SJ3553314449
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