Milestone near Derwenfawr
A Grade II Listed Building in Myddfai, Carmarthenshire
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Latitude: 51.97 / 51°58'12"N
Longitude: -3.8285 / 3°49'42"W
OS Eastings: 274487
OS Northings: 231750
OS Grid: SN744317
Mapcode National: GBR Y3.L109
Mapcode Global: VH4HM.LRD4
Entry Name: Milestone near Derwenfawr
Listing Date: 30 September 1999
Last Amended: 30 September 1999
Source ID: 22389
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on A4069 about 4 km SW of Llandovery, opposite drive to Cwm Gwyn farm.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Milestone, late C18 or early C19, on former turnpike road to Llandeilo, supplanted by the A40 N of the river later in C19.
Milestone, whitewashed stone with incised letters painted black: `2 Miles Llandovery 10 Llandilo 4 Llangadock'.
Reasons for Listing
Included for transport historical interest, one of a series on the old turnpike road.
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