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Latitude: 54.9271 / 54°55'37"N
Longitude: -2.8672 / 2°52'1"W
OS Eastings: 344522
OS Northings: 559500
OS Grid: NY445595
Mapcode National: GBR 8CFG.1K
Mapcode Global: WH7ZX.XFV5
Entry Name: Milestone to West of the Stag Inn
Listing Date: 22 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087738
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77666
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 LOW CROSBY
NY 45 NW
5/85 Milestone to west
of the Stag Inn
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 4 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 52 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 Westmorland, surveyed 1770.
Listing NGR: NY4452259500
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