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Old Milestone

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kirkburton, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5998 / 53°35'59"N

Longitude: -1.7502 / 1°45'0"W

OS Eastings: 416627

OS Northings: 411497

OS Grid: SE166114

Mapcode National: GBR JV6T.W9

Mapcode Global: WHCB8.2SV6

Entry Name: Old Milestone

Listing Date: 23 June 1965

Last Amended: 16 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341230

Location: Kirkburton, Kirklees, HD4

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Kirkburton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thurstonland St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 11 SE THURSTONLAND ROAD
SE 1663 1149 Farnley Moor End

5/115 Old milestone (formerly
listed as Milestone,
23/6/65 Farnley Moor End)

II*


Guide post. Dated 1738. Square stone post with moulded cap on
top of which is sundial. The iron gnomon has been broken off.
The post is inscribed on all 4 sides in good lettering and with
hands pointing directions.

i) Pennystone ii) Huddersfield
6 : Miles 3 Miles

Honley 2
M.

iii) Holmfirth iv) Jo:n Hoyle
2 : Miles Constable
Tho:s Bothomley
Surveyor
1738

The post has protective iron fence around it.


Listing NGR: SE1662711497

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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