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Latitude: 50.5937 / 50°35'37"N
Longitude: -4.7252 / 4°43'30"W
OS Eastings: 207214
OS Northings: 80656
OS Grid: SX072806
Mapcode National: GBR N2.CXS5
Mapcode Global: FRA 07ZH.QYM
Entry Name: Milestone 100 Metres to North East of Knightsmill Bridge
Listing Date: 13 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137792
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68474
Location: Camelford, Cornwall, PL30
Civil Parish: Camelford
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Lanteglos by Camelford
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 08 SE
4/29 Milestone 100 metres to north east
- of Knightsmill bridge
Milestone. Circa mid C18. Granite. Granite monolith, rectangular-on-plan with
round top, inscribed
Slate stone rubble wall rebuilt on either side in late C20.
Act of Parliament for making or repairing roads from Launceston to Camelford,
Wadebrige, St Columb and Truro passed in 1759. In order to assist the undertaking
Rev. William Phillips, Rector of Lanteglos, inscribed the figures on the milestones.
Hamilton-Jenkin, A.K. Cornwall and the Cornish
Notes from Mr F.C. Smeeth.
Listing NGR: SX0721480656
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