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Milestone to South West of Newshield

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8267 / 54°49'36"N

Longitude: -2.4433 / 2°26'35"W

OS Eastings: 371617

OS Northings: 548075

OS Grid: NY716480

Mapcode National: GBR CDCM.TK

Mapcode Global: WH91N.FYR4

Plus Code: 9C6VRHG4+MM

Entry Name: Milestone to South West of Newshield

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73087

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Milestone

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NY 716 481 ALSTON MOOR A686 (north of
NY 74 NW Alston; east side)

3/27 Milestone to south-
west of Newshield


Milestone, probably C19 for Alston Turnpike Trust. Single stone c2½ ft high
with 2 angled front faces and angled top; painted white with carved sans-serif
lettering picked out in black: HAYDON BRIDGE 16 to top, ALSTON 1 to left, and
HEXHAM 22½ to right.

Listing NGR: NY7279749093

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