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Guide Post at South West Corner of Cobbledicks Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4879 / 50°29'16"N

Longitude: -4.3303 / 4°19'49"W

OS Eastings: 234787

OS Northings: 67933

OS Grid: SX347679

Mapcode National: GBR NM.LPJQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 17TR.W8C

Entry Name: Guide Post at South West Corner of Cobbledicks Cottage

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61241

Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Callington

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Callington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/40 Guide post at south west corner of
Cobbledicks Cottage


Guide post. 1764. Granite rectangular post with tapered section and rounded head.
Inscribed in upper case serif lettering
Rusticated panel below. Resited in or near original position on side of old turnpike
road which passed through hamlet of Newbridge. Turnpike act for roads leading into
Callington, 1764. (4 Geo III c48).
William Albert The Turnpike Road System in England 1663-1840 1972
Shelia Lightbody The Book of Callington 1982

Listing NGR: SX3478767933

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