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Milestone 250 Metres to South West of Polroad Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Kew, Cornwall

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351506

Location: St. Kew, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Kew

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Kew

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

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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