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Latitude: 52.7274 / 52°43'38"N
Longitude: -2.8284 / 2°49'42"W
OS Eastings: 344152
OS Northings: 314739
OS Grid: SJ441147
Mapcode National: GBR BF.18C7
Mapcode Global: WH8BL.JPCZ
Entry Name: Milestone approximately 350 metres to north west of Bicton House
Listing Date: 27 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055182
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259073
Location: Bicton, Shropshire, SY3
Civil Parish: Bicton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Bicton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
This list entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 27/03/2018
SJ 41 SW
SJ 4415 1474
Milestone approximately 350 metres to north west of Bicton House
(Formerly listed as Milestone approximately 350 metres to north west of Bicton House, A5 (T) (south-west side))
Milestone erected 1826-1827. Thomas Telford, engineer. Tooled limestone with shallow-pointed top and chamfered corners. Cast-iron plate with superscribed serif lettering: "HOLY-/HEAD/ 103-M/SALOP /3M - 6F".
This is one of a series of milestones alongside the A5 (Holyhead Road). Telford was the engineer for the Holyhead Road improvements which were carried out in the 15 years after 1817.
Listing NGR: SJ4415214739
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