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Latitude: 52.1431 / 52°8'35"N
Longitude: -4.3439 / 4°20'38"W
OS Eastings: 239703
OS Northings: 252010
OS Grid: SN397520
Mapcode National: GBR DD.7554
Mapcode Global: VH3K3.NDDG
Entry Name: Milepost at Post-bach
Listing Date: 2 February 1996
Last Amended: 2 February 1996
Source ID: 16684
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on N side of A486, some 50m W of dwelling called Post-bach.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Mid/late C19. This section of road was maintained by the Cardiganshire Turnpike Trust, which received its first Act in 1770.
Painted cast-iron milepost standing about 60 cm high. Two-faced angled front bevelled to sloping top. Left face reads: "NEW QUAY 6 MILES". Other reads "LLANDYSUL 9 MILES".
Listed as a survival of early road transport history.