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Milestone at Ngr Ny 52130 60805

A Grade II Listed Building in Brampton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9396 / 54°56'22"N

Longitude: -2.7487 / 2°44'55"W

OS Eastings: 352131

OS Northings: 560806

OS Grid: NY521608

Mapcode National: GBR 9C7B.Q2

Mapcode Global: WH7ZZ.R39K

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr Ny 52130 60805

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77803

Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Brampton

Built-Up Area: 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 CARLISLE ROAD
BRAMPTON (North side)

10/10 Milestone at
NGR NY 52130 60805

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 9 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 47 MILES, both
in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked-out in black. Bench mark on
top of stone. 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: NY5213160806

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