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Milestone Approximately 90 Metres to West of Butlane Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Ford, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7131 / 52°42'47"N

Longitude: -2.8665 / 2°51'59"W

OS Eastings: 341556

OS Northings: 313178

OS Grid: SJ415131

Mapcode National: GBR BC.24ZF

Mapcode Global: WH8BR.Y24D

Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 90 Metres to West of Butlane Head

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258959

Location: Ford, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ford

Built-Up Area: Ford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 4013-4113
SJ 41554 13182 FORD C.P. A458, Ford
(south side)

13/54 Milestone approx. 90
- metres to west of
Butlane Head

- II

Milestone. Probably mid- to late C19. Painted cast iron. Triangular
section with sides curving back to narrower stem, chamfered top, and beaded
edges superscribed in serif lettering; on top: "FORD PARISH", left-hand side:
"POOL/14 MILES" and right-hand side: "SALOP/5 MILES". The Shrewsbury-
Welshpool road was turnpiked in 1758. Butland Head is not included on this
list. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.225.

Listing NGR: SJ4155613178

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