Milestone near Adpar
A Grade II Listed Building in Newcastle Emlyn, Ceredigion
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Latitude: 52.04 / 52°2'24"N
Longitude: -4.4626 / 4°27'45"W
OS Eastings: 231193
OS Northings: 240821
OS Grid: SN311408
Mapcode National: GBR D7.FRQ8
Mapcode Global: VH3KF.LZMH
Entry Name: Milestone near Adpar
Listing Date: 4 June 1996
Last Amended: 4 June 1996
Source ID: 17601
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on N side of A475, 0.3km E of Adpar, within retaining stone wall.
Community: Llandyfriog (Llandyfrïog)
Built-Up Area: Newcastle Emlyn
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Early C19 milestone. This section of road was maintained by the Cardigan Turnpike Trust, which received its first Act in 1770.
White painted milestone standing approximately 1m high. Inscription with bench-mark below reads:
Reasons for Listing
Included as a survival of early road transport history.
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