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Milestone to North East of Hilltop

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7864 / 54°47'10"N

Longitude: -2.3326 / 2°19'57"W

OS Eastings: 378706

OS Northings: 543545

OS Grid: NY787435

Mapcode National: GBR DF43.S0

Mapcode Global: WH91X.4YHL

Plus Code: 9C6VQMP8+GX

Entry Name: Milestone to North East of Hilltop

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73096

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NY 787 435 ALSTON MOOR A689 (east of
NY 74 SE Nenthead; north side)
7/36 Milestone to north-
east of Hilltop

Milestone, early C19 for Alston Turnpike Trust. Single stone c2 ft high by c1½
ft wide with semicircular top; painted white with carved sans-serif lettering on
front face picked out in black: TO NENTHEAD ½ MILE, COWSHILL 5 MILES, STANHOPE

Listing NGR: NY7870643545

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