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Latitude: 54.1032 / 54°6'11"N
Longitude: -0.8678 / 0°52'4"W
OS Eastings: 474128
OS Northings: 468074
OS Grid: SE741680
Mapcode National: GBR QNCZ.XV
Mapcode Global: WHFBM.M4Y7
Entry Name: Milepost on the A64 marking 14 miles to York
Listing Date: 31 January 2017
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1440758
Location: Huttons Ambo, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Huttons Ambo
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Huttons Ambo St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: York
Late C19 cast iron mile post, one of a series marking the Malton to York road.
Milepost, cast by Mattisons of Bedale, late C19.
Description: cast iron of triangular cross section with an open rear and a blank, sloping upper face. The left face is embossed with a pointing hand above the text MALTON 4 MILES. The right face is similar but with text YORK 14 MILES. Mattisons of Bedale marked on the rear.
One of at least seven mile posts marking the 18 mile route between York and Malton now identified as the A64, all having been relocated by varying distances. Cast by Mattisons of Bedale, probably in the late C19, it is marked on the 1893 Ordnance Survey map approximately 500m closer to Malton than its current location.
The Milepost on the A64 marking 14 miles to York is listed for the following principal reasons:
* Historic interest: as a good example of Victorian street furniture;
* Group value: with at least six other mileposts along the route which are also listed.
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