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Milestone in base of retaining wall to Y Garreg Filltir

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8632 / 51°51'47"N

Longitude: -4.2939 / 4°17'38"W

OS Eastings: 242144

OS Northings: 220776

OS Grid: SN421207

Mapcode National: GBR DG.SZHM

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.JFBJ

Entry Name: Milestone in base of retaining wall to Y Garreg Filltir

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9421

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated at NE end of retaining wall, nearly opposite entrance to Furnace Bank.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen

Locality: Abbey Mead

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Late C18 milestone on Carmarthen to Llandeilo turnpike road.

Exterior

Tall rectangular block of whitewashed stone with roughly shaped head, inscribed in eroded characters "14/Mile / Llandi / lo / 1 / Carma/then."

Reasons for Listing

Included for transport history interest, as milestone on an early turnpike road.

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