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Latitude: 51.7778 / 51°46'40"N
Longitude: -4.1707 / 4°10'14"W
OS Eastings: 250342
OS Northings: 211024
OS Grid: SN503110
Mapcode National: GBR DN.Z04C
Mapcode Global: VH3LY.NKGZ
Entry Name: Milestone in Pontyberem village
Listing Date: 5 February 1999
Last Amended: 5 February 1999
Source ID: 21295
Building Class: Transport
Location: To the east side of Llannon Road (B4306).
Locality: Pontyberem Village
Built-Up Area: Pontyberem
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
The road through Pontyberem to Llannon was part of the Kidwelly Turnpike Trust system re-established in the late C18 under its Renewal Act of 1779.
Late-C18 milestone of limestone bearing the lettering: "From / Carmarthen / 9 Miles / To Llannon / 5". The stone is about 500 mm high by about 400 mm wide, and about 150 mm thick. The top is roughly rounded.
Listed as a late-C18 milestone of characteristic local type.
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