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Milestone to South West of Skelgillrigg

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8103 / 54°48'37"N

Longitude: -2.4155 / 2°24'55"W

OS Eastings: 373395

OS Northings: 546236

OS Grid: NY733462

Mapcode National: GBR CDKT.VF

Mapcode Global: WH91V.VCY6

Plus Code: 9C6VRH6M+4R

Entry Name: Milestone to South West of Skelgillrigg

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73091

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NY 734 462 ALSTON MOOR A689 (east of
NY 74 NW Alston; north side)
3/31 Milestone to south-
west of Skelgillrigg

Milestone, probably C19 for Alston Turnpike Trust. Single stone c2½ ft high
with 2 angled front faces and angled top; painted white with carved sans-serif
lettering picked out in black: NENTHEAD 3½ to top, ALSTON 1 to left, and
COPTHILL 8¾ to right.

Listing NGR: NY7339546236

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