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Milestone Circa 1 Mile South of Rothbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Hesleyhurst, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2921 / 55°17'31"N

Longitude: -1.8954 / 1°53'43"W

OS Eastings: 406738

OS Northings: 599784

OS Grid: NZ067997

Mapcode National: GBR H767.FQ

Mapcode Global: WHB0X.V7LT

Entry Name: Milestone Circa 1 Mile South of Rothbury

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236277

Location: Hesleyhurst, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hesleyhurst

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 09 NE 068998
(West side)
8/37 Milestone c.I mile
south of Rothbury


Milestone. Mid C18. Sandstone. c.18 inches high with 2 faces and rounded
back. Inscribed on one face RB for Rothbury, and on the other H for Hexham.
1 30
The Rothbury - Hexham Turnpike was opened c.1751. Also inscribed with a bench

Listing NGR: NZ0673899784

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

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