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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140080
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61241
Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17
Civil Parish: Callington
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Callington
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 36 NW CALLINGTON NEWBRIDGE
7/40 Guide post at south west corner of
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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