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Latitude: 52.7131 / 52°42'47"N
Longitude: -2.8665 / 2°51'59"W
OS Eastings: 341556
OS Northings: 313178
OS Grid: SJ415131
Mapcode National: GBR BC.24ZF
Mapcode Global: WH8BR.Y24D
Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 90 Metres to West of Butlane Head
Listing Date: 18 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366874
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258959
Location: Ford, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Ford
Built-Up Area: Ford
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Ford
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 41554 13182 FORD C.P. A458, Ford
13/54 Milestone approx. 90
- metres to west of
Milestone. Probably mid- to late C19. Painted cast iron. Triangular
section with sides curving back to narrower stem, chamfered top, and beaded
edges superscribed in serif lettering; on top: "FORD PARISH", left-hand side:
"POOL/14 MILES" and right-hand side: "SALOP/5 MILES". The Shrewsbury-
Welshpool road was turnpiked in 1758. Butland Head is not included on this
list. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.225.
Listing NGR: SJ4155613178
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