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Milestone 100 Metres to North East of Knightsmill Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Camelford, Cornwall

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68474

Location: Camelford, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camelford

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanteglos by Camelford

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

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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