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Latitude: 50.5696 / 50°34'10"N
Longitude: -4.747 / 4°44'49"W
OS Eastings: 205567
OS Northings: 78036
OS Grid: SX055780
Mapcode National: GBR N1.FJGP
Mapcode Global: FRA 07YK.GFN
Entry Name: Milestone 250 Metres to South West of Polroad Cottages
Listing Date: 26 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1129866
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351506
Location: St. Kew, Cornwall, PL30
Civil Parish: St. Kew
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Kew
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 07 NE ST KEW
6/166 Milestone 250m to south west of
- Polroad Cottages
Milestone. Possibly 1837. Granite post, rectangular-on-plan with round top.
Incised inscription with black painted lettering ' 5 and bench mark.
On Turnpike road between Camelford and Wadebridge. (see Acts 33 Geo. II cap xiii
(1760), 22 Geo. III cap. civ (1782), 1-2 Vic. cap. vi, 38-9 Vic. cap. cxciv).
Plan and section of new line of road from St Kew Highway to Knights Mill date 1837 in
Cornwall Record Office. (Official PD/T/3/1 (T)).
Cornwall Record Office Turnpikes, Canals and Ferries Handlist No. 5 1983.
Listing NGR: SX0556778036
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