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Latitude: 54.9472 / 54°56'50"N
Longitude: -2.7019 / 2°42'6"W
OS Eastings: 355137
OS Northings: 561622
OS Grid: NY551616
Mapcode National: GBR 9CK7.VC
Mapcode Global: WH7ZT.GXL8
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr Ny 55250 61620
Listing Date: 16 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087658
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77789
Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8
Civil Parish: Brampton
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Brampton St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 56 SE BRAMPTON A69 (East of
New Mills Bridge)
11/80 Milestone at
NGR NY 55250 61620
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 11 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 45 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 Westmorland, surveyed 1770.
Listing NGR: NY5513761622
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