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Milestone on B4417 junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Tudweiliog, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8813 / 52°52'52"N

Longitude: -4.6373 / 4°38'14"W

OS Eastings: 222635

OS Northings: 334791

OS Grid: SH226347

Mapcode National: GBR 51.QG0S

Mapcode Global: WH338.QVZ0

Entry Name: Milestone on B4417 junction

Listing Date: 2 March 1998

Last Amended: 2 March 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19447

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated just off the B4417 some 2.3 km SW of Tudweiliog and to the SW of a minor road to Sarn Meyllteyrn.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Pwllheli

Community: Tudweiliog

Community: Tudweiliog

Locality: Penllech

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Late C18 or early C19 milestone, the earliest type of those found on the Llyn, similar ones are at Rhiw and Uwchmynydd in Aberdaron, and near Nanhoron in Llanengan C.

Exterior

Freestanding stone milestone possibly orginally had curved top but now much worn. Approximately 60cm high by 40cm wide. Carved inscription reads:-

P 12 3/4
N 7
C 27
A 6 1/2.

The initial letters stand for Pwllheli, Nefyn, Caernarfon and Aberdaron.

Reasons for Listing

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

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