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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolbenmaen, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9654 / 52°57'55"N

Longitude: -4.1011 / 4°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 258983

OS Northings: 342958

OS Grid: SH589429

Mapcode National: GBR 5R.K67T

Mapcode Global: WH55D.ZQ8J

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 30 March 1999

Last Amended: 30 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21570

Building Class: Transport

Location: The milestone is set in the wall at the margin of the main road, approximately 100m NE of Factory-Glaslyn.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Dolbenmaen

Community: Dolbenmaen

Locality: Cerrig-y-rhwydwr

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Erected in the early C19 by the turnpike trust to mark the mileages between Capel Curig and Criccieth.

Exterior

A slate slab with angled top corners, deeply incised on the front and reading TREMADOC 3 / BEDDGELERT 3 1/2 / CAPEL CURIG 15 / CRICCIETH 7 1/2.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a milestone in its original condition as erected in the early C19.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Old Ynysfor Farmhouse
    Located on the rocky hill Ynys Fach approximately 1.2km NW of Garreg; accessed via a long track running northwestwards from the B4410 beyond Ty Newydd Morfa; sited 150 N of and downhill from (new) Yny
  • II Agricultural Range at Old Ynysfor
    Located 30m NE of Old Ynysfor, opposite a further agricultural range.
  • II Bronynys
    Located on the rocky hill Ynys Fach approximately 1.2km NW of Garreg; accessed via a lane running northwestwards from the B4410 beyond Ty Newydd Morfa.
  • II* Gorllwynuchaf
    The house stands alone on the moorland of Mynydd Gorllwyn, and is reached by a track approximately 1500m long from the Prenteg to Cwmystradllyn minor road.
  • II Hafod Garegog
    Located at the southern boundary of the community to the SW of the road from Garreg to Nantmor; accessed via a private lane leading off the road to the SW and approached through a former farmyard, now
  • II Barn N of Hafod Garegog
    Located 0.5km N of Hafod Garegog immediately adjacent to the Nanmor stream.

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