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Milepost on B4308 at Bont Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7323 / 51°43'56"N

Longitude: -4.2737 / 4°16'25"W

OS Eastings: 243083

OS Northings: 206177

OS Grid: SN430061

Mapcode National: GBR GQ.B2S4

Mapcode Global: VH3M2.WQ1D

Entry Name: Milepost on B4308 at Bont Cottages

Listing Date: 23 July 2003

Last Amended: 23 July 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81324

Location: Approximately 2.7km NW of Trimsaran village.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Trimsaran

Community: Trimsaran

Locality: Spudder's Bridge

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

A late C19 milepost, one of a series on the Llanelly to Kidwelly road cast by Glanmor Foundry Company of Llanelli (name on plinth), and shown on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey.

Exterior

A V-shaped cast iron milepost with ramped top, painted white, on a square plinth. It reads, in raised letters and numerals painted black, 'To Llanelly 6 miles' on one face, and on the other 'To Kidwelly 2 miles' and 'To Carmarthen 11'.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as one of a series of well-preserved mileposts on the B4308.

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