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Latitude: 54.9507 / 54°57'2"N
Longitude: -2.6781 / 2°40'40"W
OS Eastings: 356669
OS Northings: 561993
OS Grid: NY566619
Mapcode National: GBR 9CR6.03
Mapcode Global: WH7ZT.TTXL
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr Ny 56690 61990
Listing Date: 16 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335526
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77788
Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8
Civil Parish: Brampton
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Brampton St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 56 SE BRAMPTON A69 (South of
11/79 Milestone at
NGR NY 56690 61990
Milestone. Probably 1758 for the Carlisle-Newcastle Military Road. Sandstone,
cast-iron plates. Chamfered stone to give 2 faces in direction of traffic, one
face with cast plate TO CARLISLE 12 MILES, other face TO NEWCASTLE 44 MILES,
both in 4 lines. Whitewashed over and lettering picked-out in black. This
became the Carlisle-Temon Turnpike in 1811. Each milestone is clearly drawn on
Hodgskinson & Donald's map of Cumberland and Westmorland, surveyed 1770.
Listing NGR: NY5666961992
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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