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Latitude: 50.6156 / 50°36'56"N
Longitude: -4.3866 / 4°23'11"W
OS Eastings: 231254
OS Northings: 82259
OS Grid: SX312822
Mapcode National: GBR NK.BF36
Mapcode Global: FRA 17PF.YP5
Entry Name: At Ngr 312823 Milestone About 130 Metres Northeast of the Vicarage
Listing Date: 25 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303507
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68411
Location: South Petherwin, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: South Petherwin
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: South Petherwin
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SOUTH PETHERWIN -
AT NGR 312823
2/6 Milestone about 130 metres
Northeast of the vicarage
Milestone. Probably late C18. Small granite monolith about 2' 6" high.
Rectangular on plan with rounded head. Carved into front letter L (for
Launceston)in upper case sanserif, and below number 2 with serifs.
Roads leading to Launceston were built under the Turnpike Act of 1760.
Source: W Albert. The Townpike Road System of England 1663-1840, page 210.
Listing NGR: SX3125482259
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