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Milestone Approximately 260 Metres to North-West of English Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258945

Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Alberbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 3514
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

- II

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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