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Latitude: 53.948 / 53°56'52"N
Longitude: -1.1005 / 1°6'1"W
OS Eastings: 459135
OS Northings: 450580
OS Grid: SE591505
Mapcode National: GBR NQRS.KJ
Mapcode Global: WHFC9.2177
Entry Name: Mounting Block Approximately 66 Metres South of Junction with St Georges Place
Listing Date: 24 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1256502
English Heritage Legacy ID: 464854
Location: York, YO24
Electoral Ward/Division: Dringhouses & Woodthorpe
Built-Up Area: York
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Dringhouses St Edward the Confessor
Church of England Diocese: York
SE5950NW TADCASTER ROAD
1112-1/24/1054 (East side)
24/06/83 Mounting Block approx 66 metres
south of junction with St George's
Mounting block, also used as milestone and boundary stone.
Probably C18. Limestone. Of rectangular plan, cut into 3
steps. A metal pin which formerly held an inscription plate
remains on the west side.
Formerly used as the first milestone from York, measured from
Ouse Bridge. Also served as a boundary stone, marking a
re-entrant angle of the city boundary of 1832.
(An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York:
RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 58).
Listing NGR: SE5913550580
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