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Latitude: 54.9239 / 54°55'25"N
Longitude: -2.8908 / 2°53'26"W
OS Eastings: 343007
OS Northings: 559160
OS Grid: NY430591
Mapcode National: GBR 8C7H.YQ
Mapcode Global: WH7ZX.KHNN
Entry Name: Milestone (North West of Oldgrove)
Listing Date: 22 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087697
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77672
Location: Stanwix Rural, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Stanwix Rural
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Crosby-on-Eden St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
STANWIX RURAL PARK BROOM
NY 45 NW
5/91 Milestone (North West of
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 3 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 53 MILES, both
in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked-out in black. In 1811 this
became the Carlisle-Temon Turnpike. Each milestone is clearly drawn on
Hodgskinson and Donald's map of Cumberland and Westmorland, surveyed 1770.
Listing NGR: NY4300759160
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