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Milestone on A 470

A Grade II Listed Building in Glyn Tarell, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8834 / 51°53'0"N

Longitude: -3.4942 / 3°29'39"W

OS Eastings: 297252

OS Northings: 221592

OS Grid: SN972215

Mapcode National: GBR YJ.RKX6

Mapcode Global: VH5FN.DX3K

Entry Name: Milestone on A 470

Listing Date: 22 June 2005

Last Amended: 22 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84511

Building Class: Transport

Location: On the W side of the A470 some 1.6 km NW of Storey Arms.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Glyn Tarell

Community: Glyn Tarell

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

One of a series of late C18 or early C19 milestones on the Brecon to Merthyr turnpike road.

Exterior

Milestone, white-painted sandstone with black painted lettering inscribed 'TO BRECON 7 miles'.

Reasons for Listing

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

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