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Milestone at Sw592288

A Grade II Listed Building in Germoe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1111 / 50°6'39"N

Longitude: -5.3692 / 5°22'9"W

OS Eastings: 159207

OS Northings: 28879

OS Grid: SW592288

Mapcode National: GBR FX3D.5CX

Mapcode Global: VH131.WGCQ

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw592288

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65887

Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Germoe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germoe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 52 NE


Milestone at SW592288


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 inscription: PENZANCE 8, LANDS END 18.
Right-hand inscription: HELSTON 5, FALMOUTH 17.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1311717. This entry was removed from the List on 10th July 2015.

Listing NGR: SW5920728879

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

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