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Milestone Approximately 20 Metres North of Junction with Old London Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Towton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8523 / 53°51'8"N

Longitude: -1.263 / 1°15'46"W

OS Eastings: 448581

OS Northings: 439818

OS Grid: SE485398

Mapcode National: GBR MRMW.CS

Mapcode Global: WHDBG.KFTL

Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 20 Metres North of Junction with Old London Road

Listing Date: 16 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326373

Location: Towton, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Towton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Saxton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 43 NE
(east side)

3/35 Milestone approximately
20 metres north of
junction with Old London


Milestone. Late C19. Ashlar with cast-iron plaque. Triangular on plan
with semicircular head, approximately 1 metre high. Raised inscription
painted black against white background: 'TADCASTER & DONCASTER / ROAD /
TOWTON' around head, 'DONCASTER / 25 MILES / PONTEFRACT / 12 3/4 MILES /
FERRYBRIDGE / 10 MILES' to north side, 'YORK / 11 3/4 MILES / TADCASTER / 2 1/4
MILES' to south side.

Listing NGR: SE4858139818

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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