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Milestone at Sw 780450 Ne

A Grade II Listed Building in Threemilestone, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2634 / 50°15'48"N

Longitude: -5.1158 / 5°6'56"W

OS Eastings: 178031

OS Northings: 45030

OS Grid: SW780450

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.YHBL

Mapcode Global: FRA 085B.GSR

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw 780450 Ne

Listing Date: 3 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140890

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63286

Location: Kenwyn, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kenwyn

Built-Up Area: Threemilestone

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Highertown

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

KENWYN THREEMILESTONE
SW 74 NE
2/186 Milestone at SW 780450 NE
- II
Milestone. Circa early C19 or recut in circa early C19. Painted dressed
granite monolith, rectangular-on-plan round-headed with shallow dressed
panel facing road (north) with incised inscription of FROM with crude serifs.
TRURO
3
MILES
Original inscription was probably 3 in relief.
T
This milestone is particularly important as the village, greatly expanded in the C20, derives its name from it.


Listing NGR: SW7803145030

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