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Milestone at South West 70952980

A Grade II Listed Building in Constantine, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1241 / 50°7'26"N

Longitude: -5.2056 / 5°12'20"W

OS Eastings: 170967

OS Northings: 29812

OS Grid: SW709298

Mapcode National: GBR Z4.Y9PG

Mapcode Global: VH134.Q4CP

Entry Name: Milestone at South West 70952980

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66028

Location: Constantine, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Constantine

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


8/42 Milestone at south west 70952980

Milestone. Probably C18. Painted granite monolith in the form of a post about 1
metre high and 0.3 metre wide with a round head. Inscribed on the front in crude
upper case letters:
The milestone is set into a bank on the side of this ancient ridgeway from Gweek
northwards to the main Truro-Helston road. It is interesting that the stone was
intended only for travellers to the great house of Trelewarren in Mawgan-in-Meneage
parish qv.
Source: Charles Henderson. A History of the Parish of Constantine in Cornwall.
page 16.

Listing NGR: SW7096729812

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