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Milestone Circa 1000 Yards South of Blaxter Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Elsdon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2035 / 55°12'12"N

Longitude: -2.0929 / 2°5'34"W

OS Eastings: 394186

OS Northings: 589918

OS Grid: NY941899

Mapcode National: GBR F8T8.PH

Mapcode Global: WHB16.TGLS

Entry Name: Milestone Circa 1000 Yards South of Blaxter Cottages

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371456

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236242

Location: Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Elsdon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Elsdon St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 98 NW NY 942899
Milestone c.1000
yards south of
Blaxter Cottages

Milestone. Probably c.1829. Sandstone, painted white. Triangular with rounded
back. c.30 inches high. Inscribed on one side

Otterburn, and on the other Newcastle
4 Miles 26 Miles
30 Miles

The Newcastle - Jedburgh Turnpike was opened in 1776 but this section is a new
line of 1829.

Listing NGR: NY9418689918

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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