Milestone on N side of A4230
A Grade II Listed Building in Neath, Neath Port Talbot
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Latitude: 51.6606 / 51°39'38"N
Longitude: -3.8516 / 3°51'5"W
OS Eastings: 272028
OS Northings: 197384
OS Grid: SS720973
Mapcode National: GBR H0.6RXK
Mapcode Global: VH4K5.6J69
Entry Name: Milestone on N side of A4230
Listing Date: 29 March 2000
Last Amended: 29 March 2000
Source ID: 23071
Building Class: Transport
Location: Set back on the N side of New Road S of its junction with Railway Terrace/Brookville Drive and on the N side of a railway overbridge.
County: Neath Port Talbot
Community: Coedffranc (Coed-ffranc)
Built-Up Area: Neath
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Probably erected in the mid C19 and first shown on the 1877 Ordnance Survey.
A dressed milestone with segmental top and engraved letters reading: WESTERN/DISTRICT/NEATH/2/SWANSEA/6/MILES/HAMLET/OF COEDFRANK
Reasons for Listing
Listed for its historic interest as illustrative of transport history in the area.
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New Road Overbridge
In Skewen, on New Road, near its junction with Dynevor Way and Railway Terrace/Brookville Drive.
Set back behind a railed forecourt facing N to an unmetalled road on the W side of Winifred Road.
Set back from and above the road behind a grassed forecourt with railings to the street.
New Road Methodist Church
Facing New Road (A4230) towards the W side of Skewen village.
Tabernacle Chapel Hall
Situated directly opposite Tabernacle Chapel.
Facing the street running from the S side of the A4230 through the village.
Centrally located in the village facing the main A4230; Bethlehem Road to rear.
Set back from the street behind forecourt gates and railings W of the junction with Drymau Road.