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Latitude: 52.1949 / 52°11'41"N
Longitude: 0.1311 / 0°7'51"E
OS Eastings: 545755
OS Northings: 257324
OS Grid: TL457573
Mapcode National: GBR L7H.9YG
Mapcode Global: VHHK9.7347
Entry Name: Milestone Outside 100 Hills Road
Listing Date: 9 August 2006
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1391728
English Heritage Legacy ID: 495028
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2
Electoral Ward/Division: Trumpington
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Ely
667/0/10159 HILLS ROAD
09-AUG-06 Milestone outside 100 Hills Road
Milestone. Erected in 1731 by Dr William Warren. Stone block inscribed with "1 mile from Great St Mary's Church Cambridge". This is the first of a series of milestones that were erected to mark the distances between Cambrige and Haverhill. Dr Warren was a Fellow of Trinity Hall, who was also responsible for erecting a series of 16 milestones on the old road to London.
Summary of importance: Milestones are one of the few physical remains of the national historic road network and are thererfore of considerable local and national significance.
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