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Latitude: 52.0022 / 52°0'8"N
Longitude: -0.0252 / 0°1'30"W
OS Eastings: 535657
OS Northings: 235596
OS Grid: TL356355
Mapcode National: GBR K89.DGJ
Mapcode Global: VHGNJ.JX1Y
Entry Name: Milestone
Listing Date: 29 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162437
Location: Therfield, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Therfield
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Therfield
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
THERFIELD LONDON ROAD (A10)
TL 3566 3560 (West Side)
Milestone. c.1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust.Iron plate affixed
c.1804, possibly to design of McAdam. White freestone with cast iron
front plate. A low square pillar about 400mm square and 1/2 m high, partly
buried. Segmental head to iron plate with raised edge bead. Raised
lettering with first word of inscription in an arc; 'LONDON 35/
BUNTINGFORD 4 /ROYSTON 3'. London Road is the Roman Ermine Street.
(W.Branch Johnson Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire, 1970,
pp, 109-110, 187.
Listing NGR: TL3565735596
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