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Latitude: 51.6887 / 51°41'19"N
Longitude: -4.26 / 4°15'36"W
OS Eastings: 243876
OS Northings: 201304
OS Grid: SN438013
Mapcode National: GBR GQ.WLDK
Mapcode Global: VH3M9.3TR9
Entry Name: Milepost on Gwscwm Road
Listing Date: 25 November 2003
Last Amended: 25 November 2003
Source ID: 82070
Location: Approximately 120m NW of the junction with Furnace Road.
Communities: Pembrey and Burry Port Town (Pembre a Phorth Tywyn)
Community: Cefn Sidan
Built-Up Area: Burry Port
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
A late C19 milepost, one of a series on the Llanelly to Kidwelly road cast by Glanmor Foundry Company of Llanelli, and shown on the 1880 Ordnance Survey.
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 4½ miles' on one face, and on the other 'To Kidwelly 5 miles' and 'Carmarthen 14'.
Listed for its special interest as one of a series of well-preserved mileposts on the A484.
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