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Latitude: 53.7887 / 53°47'19"N
Longitude: -2.2323 / 2°13'56"W
OS Eastings: 384791
OS Northings: 432513
OS Grid: SD847325
Mapcode National: GBR DSVM.HL
Mapcode Global: WHB83.P16B
Entry Name: Milestone Inset into Turf Moor Football Ground Perimeter Wall
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1022636
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467007
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB10
Electoral Ward/Division: Bank Hall
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Catherine
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD8432NE BRUNSHAW ROAD
906-1/17/26 (North side)
29/09/77 Milestone inset into Turf Moor
Football Ground perimeter wall
Formerly known as: Milestone inset into Turf Moor Cricket
Ground perimeter wall BRUNSHAW ROAD.
Milestone. Probably c1759-60, for the Turnpike Trust
established by Act of Parliament in 1759 to improve the road
from Burnley to Todmorden and Halifax. Sandstone monolith
approx. 0.5m wide and 1.5m high, with an ogival head; the face
now very worn and the inscription illegible except for the
words "TO / TODMORDEN" near the top, but formerly indicating
Todmorden 9 miles and Burnley a quarter of a mile.
Listing NGR: SD8479132513
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