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Milestone at Sw 786492 Ne

A Grade II Listed Building in Kenwyn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3015 / 50°18'5"N

Longitude: -5.1107 / 5°6'38"W

OS Eastings: 178574

OS Northings: 49247

OS Grid: SW785492

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.W4PH

Mapcode Global: FRA 0857.JST

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw 786492 Ne

Listing Date: 3 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63271

Location: Kenwyn, Cornwall, TR4

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kenwyn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Kenwyn with St Allen

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 74 NE
2/170 Milestone at SW 786492 NE
- II
Milestone. C18. Tall slender painted dressed granite monolith square-on-plan with pyramidal head. Shallow recessed panel to 3 sides with inscription
facing road (south) intact with Arabic numerals 35 over the letter L all in relief. West and east panels defaced and with recut inscriptions.
West face has Bodmin over 22M in simple incised lettering. Below this is
vestige of relief letter R for Redruth.
East side has diagonal inscription in simple incised lettering of PENZANCE 25M.
One of the original C18 Turnpike Road milestones but probably resited because mileage shown is not in correct sequence with mileage on stone to west.

Listing NGR: SW7857449246

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

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