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Milestone at Ngr Ny 50500 60380

A Grade II Listed Building in Brampton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9357 / 54°56'8"N

Longitude: -2.7726 / 2°46'21"W

OS Eastings: 350596

OS Northings: 560391

OS Grid: NY505603

Mapcode National: GBR 9C2C.JG

Mapcode Global: WH7ZZ.C6YJ

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr Ny 50500 60380

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77795

Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Brampton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Brampton St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 56 SW BRAMPTON B6264 (West
of Middle Farm)

10/81 Milestone at
NGR NY 50500 60380

II

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 8 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 48 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: NY5059660391

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