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Milestone at Sw 531350

A Grade II Listed Building in Canon's Town, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1638 / 50°9'49"N

Longitude: -5.4579 / 5°27'28"W

OS Eastings: 153142

OS Northings: 35033

OS Grid: SW531350

Mapcode National: GBR DXX7.SXT

Mapcode Global: VH12T.B4ZR

Entry Name: Milestone at Sw 531350

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70379

Location: Ludgvan, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Ludgvan

Built-Up Area: Canon's Town

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ludgvan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LUDGVAN CANON'S TOWN
SW 53 NW
5/27 Milestone at SW 531350
- II
Milestone. Circa mid C19. 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 pyramidal stops. Each of these sides
has incised lettering and Arabic numerals. Pyramidal head.
Left-hand side inscription : PENZANCE 5 MILES
LANDS END 15
Bench mark under.
Right-hand side inscription : HAYLE 3 MILES
CAMBORNE 8
REDRUTH 12
TRURO 21
Base partly buried.


Listing NGR: SW5314235032

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