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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in High Cross, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8541 / 51°51'14"N

Longitude: -0.0194 / 0°1'9"W

OS Eastings: 536505

OS Northings: 219132

OS Grid: TL365191

Mapcode National: GBR KB1.MY8

Mapcode Global: VHGP9.MN3J

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 23 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161072

Location: Thundridge, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Thundridge

Built-Up Area: High Cross

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: High Cross St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

High Cross
TL 31 NE STANDON HIGH ROAD
(west side)

4/2 Milestone

II

Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, inscription
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 possibly to design of
McAdam. White freestone with cast iron front plate. A low
square pillar of stone about 400mm square and 750mm high with
large front plate. Segmental curved top and raised bead all
round plate. Inscription reads 'LONDON/24/WARE/3/BUNTINGFORD/7'.
The first and last words are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch
Johnson (1970) 109-10, 187).


Listing NGR: TL3650519132

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