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Roman Milestone Approximately 74 Metres to West of Road

A Grade II* Listed Building in Middleton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2672 / 54°16'1"N

Longitude: -2.5809 / 2°34'51"W

OS Eastings: 362263

OS Northings: 485883

OS Grid: SD622858

Mapcode National: GBR BMF3.12

Mapcode Global: WH94H.B07H

Entry Name: Roman Milestone Approximately 74 Metres to West of Road

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75735

Location: Middleton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Middleton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD 68 NW MIDDLETON A683
(West side)

13/155 Roman milestone
12.2.62 approx. 74m to west
of road

II*

Milestone. Roman. Dressed stone. Cylindrical shaft, approx 1,676mm high and
457mm in diameter. East side has inscription: "MP LIII": 53 miles to ?
Carlisle. Below it an inscription: "SOLO ERVTVM/RESTITVIT/GVL MOORE/AN
MDCCCXXXVI": added by the historian, Dr Lingard, to commemorate its discovery
and re-erection by W. Moore. Diagonal scratch marks on west side probably made
by ploughs. Scheduled Ancient Monument.


Listing NGR: SD6226385883

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