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Milestone at Sw633280

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.105 / 50°6'18"N

Longitude: -5.3113 / 5°18'40"W

OS Eastings: 163319

OS Northings: 28024

OS Grid: SW633280

Mapcode National: GBR FX8D.MWV

Mapcode Global: VH132.WMHB

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw633280

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65932

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sithney

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SW 62 NW SITHNEY

4/253 Milestone at SW 633280
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II

Milestone. Probably circa 1864. Painted dressed granite monolith. Triangular-
on-plan vertical-sided shaft over a rectangular-on-plan base. 2 rectangular
sides of the shaft face the road obliquely and rise from large pyramidal stops Each of these sides has incised lettering and Arabic numerals. Pyramidal head.
Left-hand side inscription : PENZANCE 11, LANDS END 21.
Right-hand side inscription : HELSTON 2, FALMOUTH 14.


Listing NGR: SW6331928023

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