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Milestone Circa a Quarter of a Mile West of Raylees

A Grade II Listed Building in Elsdon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2178 / 55°13'3"N

Longitude: -2.128 / 2°7'40"W

OS Eastings: 391951

OS Northings: 591510

OS Grid: NY919915

Mapcode National: GBR F8L3.2D

Mapcode Global: WHB16.83WT

Entry Name: Milestone Circa a Quarter of a Mile West of Raylees

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236243

Location: Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Elsdon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Elsdon St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 99 SW
Milestone c.1/4 mile
west of Raylees


Milestone. Probably c.1829. Sandstone, painted white. Triangular with rounded
back. c.30 inches high. Inscribed on one side

Otterburn, and on the other Newcastle
2 Miles 28 Miles
28 Miles

The Newcastle -Jedburgh Turnpike was opened in 1776 but this section is a new
line of 1829.

Listing NGR: NY9195191510

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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