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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Forton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9657 / 53°57'56"N

Longitude: -2.7787 / 2°46'43"W

OS Eastings: 349012

OS Northings: 452456

OS Grid: SD490524

Mapcode National: GBR 9Q1L.65

Mapcode Global: WH84M.9L26

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185491

Location: Forton, Wyre, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Forton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Shireshead St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

FORTON A6
SD 45 SE
1/100 Milestone
-
- II

Milestone, probably early C19. Sandstone with cast-iron plates. Rounded on
plan at base, triangular above. Base inscribed: 'FORTON'. Left-hand plate
inscribed: 'LANCASTER VI MILES.' Right-hand plate inscribed: 'GARSTANG
IIII 3/4 MILES.'


Listing NGR: SD4901252456

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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