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Milestone Near Corney Bury

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9588 / 51°57'31"N

Longitude: -0.0277 / 0°1'39"W

OS Eastings: 535619

OS Northings: 230758

OS Grid: TL356307

Mapcode National: GBR K8V.5T0

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.G1Q7

Entry Name: Milestone Near Corney Bury

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159873

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Cottered

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Throcking

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/1 Milestone near
Corney Bury


Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust. Face
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 probably to design of
McAdam. Whitefreestone with cast iron plate. A square stone
pillar about 50 cm tall with large front plate of iron.
Segmental curved top to plate and raised edge-bead. Inscription
reads, 'LONDON/32/BUNTINGFORD/1/ROYSTON/6'. The first and second
words are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch Johnson (1970) 109-
10, 187).

Listing NGR: TL3561930758

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