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Milestone to West of Rise Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7872 / 54°47'13"N

Longitude: -2.4229 / 2°25'22"W

OS Eastings: 372902

OS Northings: 543668

OS Grid: NY729436

Mapcode National: GBR CFJ2.7Q

Mapcode Global: WH91V.RXFY

Plus Code: 9C6VQHPG+VR

Entry Name: Milestone to West of Rise Head

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73100

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 729 437 ALSTON MOOR B6277 (south-east of
NY 74 SW Alston; east side)
6/40 Milestone to west of
Rise Head

Milestone, early C19 for Alston Turnpike Trust. Single stone c2 ft high by c1½
wide with elliptical top; painted white with carved Roman lettering on front
face picked out in black: ALSTON 2, MIDDLETON 20. Benchmark added at top.

Listing NGR: NY7290243668

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