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Milestone at Sw621279

A Grade II Listed Building in Breage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1038 / 50°6'13"N

Longitude: -5.3281 / 5°19'40"W

OS Eastings: 162114

OS Northings: 27937

OS Grid: SW621279

Mapcode National: GBR FX7D.L7L

Mapcode Global: VH132.LNM9

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw621279

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65704

Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Breage

Built-Up Area: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Breage with Godolphin and Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/189 Milestone at SW621279


Milestone. Probably circa 1864. Painted dressed granite monolith. Triangular-
on-plan shaft over a rectangular-on-plan base. 2 rectangular sides of the
shaft face the road obliquely and rise from large pyramid stops. Each of
these sides has incised lettering and Arabic numerals. Pyramidal head.
Left-hand side inscription: PENZANCE 10, LANDS END 20.
Right-hand side inscription: HELSTON 3, FALMOUTH 15.
Over the left-hand side is an Ordnance Survey bench mark.

Listing NGR: SW6211427937

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

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