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Milestone on A470

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanelwedd, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1643 / 52°9'51"N

Longitude: -3.4205 / 3°25'13"W

OS Eastings: 302936

OS Northings: 252727

OS Grid: SO029527

Mapcode National: GBR YN.5S6K

Mapcode Global: VH69S.NVLR

Entry Name: Milestone on A470

Listing Date: 18 February 2005

Last Amended: 18 February 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83715

Location: Approximately 0.7km SE of Builth Road Station.

County: Powys

Community: Llanelwedd

Community: Llanelwedd

Locality: Builth Road

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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History

A mid C19 mile marker shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey.

Exterior

A freestone mile marker with segmental top, painted white with black lettering. It reads 'Rhayader 12 Miles' and 'Builth 1½'.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special historic interest as one of a series of well-preserved milestones on the A470 between Llangurig and Builth Wells.

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