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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087661
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77795
Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
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 SW BRAMPTON B6264 (West
of Middle Farm)
10/81 Milestone at
NGR NY 50500 60380
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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