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Milestone on A 470

A Grade II Listed Building in Glyn Tarell, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9088 / 51°54'31"N

Longitude: -3.4793 / 3°28'45"W

OS Eastings: 298333

OS Northings: 224399

OS Grid: SN983243

Mapcode National: GBR YK.PX78

Mapcode Global: VH5FN.M9Z1

Entry Name: Milestone on A 470

Listing Date: 22 June 2005

Last Amended: 22 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84509

Building Class: Transport

Location: On the NW side of the A470 some 1.5 km SW of Libanus village.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Glyn Tarell

Community: Glyn Tarell

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

One of a series of milestones on the Brecon to Merthyr turnpike road, this one with mid-C19 lettering.

Exterior

Milestone, white-painted sandstone with black painted lettering inscribed 'TO BRECON 5 MILES'.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an early milestone, of special historic transport interest.

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