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Milestone near Llygadwy

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine (Llanfihangel Cwm Du gyda Bwlch a Chathedin), Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8835 / 51°53'0"N

Longitude: -3.2333 / 3°14'0"W

OS Eastings: 315206

OS Northings: 221263

OS Grid: SO152212

Mapcode National: GBR YW.RJMD

Mapcode Global: VH6C7.XX0J

Entry Name: Milestone near Llygadwy

Listing Date: 21 October 1998

Last Amended: 21 October 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20640

Building Class: Transport

Location: Approximately 0.8km SSE of Bwlch church in a lay-by.

County: Powys

Community: Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine (Llanfihangel Cwm Du gyda Bwlch a Chathedin)

Community: Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine

Locality: Myarth

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Late C18 and on the London to Brecon coach route, where tolls and toll houses were introduced after an Act of Parliament dated 1767.

Exterior

Segmental-headed mile marker of dressed stone, inscribed: BRECON 9.

Reasons for Listing

A good example of a well inscribed simple milestone.

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