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Milestone at Sw 638292

A Grade II Listed Building in Sithney, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1161 / 50°6'57"N

Longitude: -5.304 / 5°18'14"W

OS Eastings: 163893

OS Northings: 29230

OS Grid: SW638292

Mapcode National: GBR FX8C.R8N

Mapcode Global: VH133.0BTV

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw 638292

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65933

Location: Sithney, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sithney

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sithney

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/254 Milestone at SW 638292


Milestone. Probably circa late C19. Painted dressed granite monolith.
Triangular-on-plan vertical-sided shaft over rectangular base. 2 rectangular sides of the shaft face the road obliquely and rise from pyramidal stops.
Each of these sides has incised lettering and Arabic numerals. Pyramidal head
Left-hand side inscription : HELSTON 2 MILES.
Right-hand side inscription : HAYLE 8 MILES, CAMBORNE 8 MILES.

Listing NGR: SW6389329230

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

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