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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Montgomery, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5679 / 52°34'4"N

Longitude: -3.1476 / 3°8'51"W

OS Eastings: 322316

OS Northings: 297296

OS Grid: SO223972

Mapcode National: GBR B0.C7RP

Mapcode Global: WH7B2.MQC7

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 16 December 2005

Last Amended: 16 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87246

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated some 80m S of junction with New Road.

County: Powys

Town: Montgomery

Community: Montgomery (Trefaldwyn)

Community: Montgomery

Built-Up Area: Montgomery

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Milestone on turnpike road with cast-iron plaque similar to those on Bishops Castle Road and in the town at Princes St. The turnpike trusts in the area were established c. 1768.

Exterior

Milestone, stone, with affixed cast iron plate with rounded head, lettered : 'Miles/ From/ Mt,Gomery. ½ / W, Pool. 7'.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special historic transport interest.

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