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Old Milestone

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kirkburton, Kirklees

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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 1663 1149 Farnley Moor End

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


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

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

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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