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Milepost 350 Yards South of Turn to Sleagill

A Grade II Listed Building in Shap, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5399 / 54°32'23"N

Longitude: -2.6802 / 2°40'48"W

OS Eastings: 356089

OS Northings: 516284

OS Grid: NY560162

Mapcode National: GBR 9HQY.KB

Mapcode Global: WH81Y.S4XZ

Entry Name: Milepost 350 Yards South of Turn to Sleagill

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159044

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74156

Location: Shap, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Shap

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Shap with Swindale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SHAP A6 (East side)
NY 51 NE

4/139 Milepost 350 yards
south of turn to


Milepost, dated 1825, for Heron Syke Turnpike Trust. Oval foundry mark on top
centre: T. WINDER GATEBECK FOUNDRY. Cast-iron c.3 ft high. 3 concave sides
with ogee domical top. Separate plates giving town names and distances in
raised letters are fastened to sides of main casting. Left: SHAP 1 MILE. Date
to centre. Right: PENRITH 9½ MILES. Painted white with lettering, foundry
mark, and top edges picked out in black.

Listing NGR: NY5609016283

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

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