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Milestone to Front of Local Authority Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan

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Latitude: 53.4953 / 53°29'43"N

Longitude: -2.6435 / 2°38'36"W

OS Eastings: 357404

OS Northings: 400037

OS Grid: SD574000

Mapcode National: GBR 9XZ0.HR

Mapcode Global: WH984.CDFS

Plus Code: 9C5VF9W4+4H

Entry Name: Milestone to Front of Local Authority Office

Listing Date: 10 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213566

ID on this website: 101068465

Location: Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN4

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Bryn

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ashton-in-Makerfield

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bryn St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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SD 50 SE
(east side)
9/10 Milestone to
- front of Local
Authority office
- II
Milestone. Possibly late C18 or early C19 with added mid
C19 inscription. Stone. Curved sides coming to arris at
front and chamfered to top. To north: the chamfer is
inscribed: "TO/ASHTON/VILLAGE/BRIDGE/1090/YARDS" in italic
letters; the side is inscribed: "TO/WARRINGTON/8 MILES". To
south: the chamfer is inscribed: "TO/BRYN/STATION/640
YARDS", in italic letters, the side is inscribed: "TO/

Listing NGR: SD5740400037

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