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Milestone SW of Varchoel Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Guilsfield, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7154 / 52°42'55"N

Longitude: -3.1237 / 3°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 324188

OS Northings: 313675

OS Grid: SJ241136

Mapcode National: GBR B1.1TXC

Mapcode Global: WH79H.Z0PM

Entry Name: Milestone SW of Varchoel Bridge

Listing Date: 22 February 1995

Last Amended: 22 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15794

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located in the road verge of the B.4392.

County: Powys

Community: Guilsfield (Cegidfa)

Community: Guilsfield

Locality: Burgedin

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Milestone, after 1769.

Exterior

Stone. A short rectangular pillar with gabled top, now partially buried, with painted inscription replacing original, and reading Pool 5 / Oswestry 10 1/2.

Reasons for Listing

One of the few remaining milestones erected on the Welshpool to Oswestry Road by the Turnpike Trust.

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