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Guide Post at SW741371

A Grade II Listed Building in Stithians, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1917 / 50°11'30"N

Longitude: -5.1659 / 5°9'57"W

OS Eastings: 174120

OS Northings: 37205

OS Grid: SW741372

Mapcode National: GBR Z7.G24M

Mapcode Global: FRA 082J.18D

Plus Code: 9C2P5RRM+MJ

Entry Name: Guide Post at SW741371

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66227

Location: Stithians, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Stithians

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Stithians

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Milestone Fingerpost

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Guide post. Circa early C19. Dressed granite monolith with flat head. Probably
square on plan, set diagonally into a stone wall (Cornish hedge) so that 2 of its
sides face the road. These sides have incised inscriptions. Left-hand side
& C.
Right-hand side inscription: HELS
There are hand pointers under both inscriptions.

Listing NGR: SW7412037204

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