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Milestone on A482

A Grade II Listed Building in Aberaeron, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2305 / 52°13'49"N

Longitude: -4.2538 / 4°15'13"W

OS Eastings: 246174

OS Northings: 261543

OS Grid: SN461615

Mapcode National: GBR DJ.1PHJ

Mapcode Global: VH3JS.761D

Entry Name: Milestone on A482

Listing Date: 21 February 1996

Last Amended: 21 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17747

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on the E side of the A482 some 150m past the entrance to Glynaeron.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Henfynyw

Community: Henfynyw

Locality: Aberaeron

Built-Up Area: Aberaeron

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Early C19 milestone on the Aberaeron to Lampeter road.

Exterior

Freestanding white-painted milestone with curved top, approximately 90cm high by 40cm wide by 20 cm deep. Inscription reads

ABERAYRON
1
MILE
LAMPETER
12

The word 'ABERAYRON' follows the curve of the top of the milestone.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an historically interesting relic of transport history in the area.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Crofftybeudy
    Situated at the end of a track some 800m long, off a minor road E of Henfynyw. The track passes Sych
  • II Sychpant
    Situated approximately halfway along the track to Crofftybeudy, some 400m off a minor road E of Henf
  • II Alltwen
    Situated on S side of A 482 approximately 1km SE of Aberaeron.
  • II Former Toll House Lampeter Road Panteg
    Situated on the corner with Red Hill at the crossroads with Vicarage Hill and Panteg Road.
  • II Ddolwen
    Situated on S side of A 482 some 1.1km SE of Aberaeron.
  • II Delfryn Cottage
    Situated on the N side of a minor road E of Henfynyw and attached at right end to Delfryn.
  • II Goetre Uchaf
    In a remote setting high above the town to SE reached by a long and partly overgrown farm road. Bui
  • II Panteg Villas
    Set back and above the road with garden to front.

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