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Milestone on North Verse Near Crown of Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Hockley, Essex

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Latitude: 51.5973 / 51°35'50"N

Longitude: 0.6269 / 0°37'36"E

OS Eastings: 582035

OS Northings: 191986

OS Grid: TQ820919

Mapcode National: GBR QNM.WTZ

Mapcode Global: VHJKX.T37V

Entry Name: Milestone on North Verse Near Crown of Hill

Listing Date: 14 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122990

Location: Hockley, Rochford, Essex, SS6

County: Essex

District: Rochford

Civil Parish: Hockley

Built-Up Area: Rayleigh

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Hockley

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TQ 89 SW
3/28 Milestone on north verge
near crown of hill
- II

Milestone. C18. Stone, square plan tapering to domed head, chamfered angles.
Road face reads London 35, Southend 8 miles. One of a series from London to
Southend q.v. 3/4, /33 and 2/67 shown on the Chapman and Andre map of 1777. The
series covered the route via Romford, Brentwood, Shenfield, Hutton, Billericay,
Wickford to Rayleigh and on to Southend.

Listing NGR: TQ8203591986

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