Milestone to W of Tregeiriog
A Grade II Listed Building in Ceiriog Ucha, Wrexham
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Latitude: 52.894 / 52°53'38"N
Longitude: -3.2318 / 3°13'54"W
OS Eastings: 317227
OS Northings: 333661
OS Grid: SJ172336
Mapcode National: GBR 6W.PMH2
Mapcode Global: WH78H.BJ97
Entry Name: Milestone to W of Tregeiriog
Listing Date: 23 May 2003
Last Amended: 23 May 2003
Source ID: 81167
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the N side of the road on a grass verge, the bank rising steeply behind.
Community: Ceiriog Ucha
Community: Ceiriog Ucha
Traditional County: Denbighshire
One of a series of milestones along this road erected by Denbighshire County Council in 1894, when they took control of the county''''s highways.
Square-section milestone with arched top. Attached to the front is a cast iron plate with arched head, raised margin and letters in relief. It reads ''''Wrexham District / 1894 / DCC'''' under the arch. Beneath are distances in miles and furlongs: ''''Wrexham 20.2 / Chirk 10 / Glyn 3.5 / Llanarmon DC 1.1''''.
Reasons for Listing
Listed for its historic interest as a well-preserved County Council milestone, one of the few to survive on this stretch of road.
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