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Milestone West of at Temon Bridge at Ngr Ny 6080 63660

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Denton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.966 / 54°57'57"N

Longitude: -2.6096 / 2°36'34"W

OS Eastings: 361071

OS Northings: 563654

OS Grid: NY610636

Mapcode National: GBR BC60.VM

Mapcode Global: WH90Z.WFJV

Entry Name: Milestone West of at Temon Bridge at Ngr Ny 6080 63660

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78074

Location: Nether Denton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Nether Denton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Nether Denton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(North Side)

3/83 Milestone west of
Temon Bridge
at NGR NY 6080 63660

Milestone. Probably 1758 for the Carlisle-Newcastle Military Road. Sandstone,
cast-iron plates. Chamfered stone to give 2 faces in direction of traffic, one
face with cast plate TO CARLISLE 15 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 41 MILES,
both in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked out in black. This
became the Carlisle-Temon Turnpike in 1811. Each milestone is clearly drawn on
Hodgskinson & Donald's map of Cumberland and Westmorland, surveyed 1770.

Listing NGR: NY6107163654

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