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Latitude: 52.6179 / 52°37'4"N
Longitude: -3.121 / 3°7'15"W
OS Eastings: 324202
OS Northings: 302822
OS Grid: SJ242028
Mapcode National: GBR B1.829N
Mapcode Global: WH79X.1G2F
Entry Name: Mile marker on the Montygomery to Welshpool Road
Listing Date: 20 March 1998
Last Amended: 20 March 1998
Source ID: 19564
Building Class: Transport
Location: The mile marker stands at the N end of the village of Kingswood on the N side of the road to Leighton, and 120m N of Birds Corner.
Community: Forden with Leighton and Trelystan (Ffordun gyda Tre'r-llai a Threlystan)
Community: Forden with Leighton and Trelystan
Built-Up Area: Forden
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
A cast iron mile marker erected by the Second Division Turnpike Trust in c.1830 on the old road from Welshpool to Montgomery.
Cast iron mile marker, triangular in section with a sloping triangular top, reading, on the left WELSHPOOL/ /4-M and arrow right, and on the right MONTGOME (...) / 4-M and arrow left.
Listed for its historical significance as a survival of the Montgomeryshire Turnpike Trust.
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