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A Grade II Listed Building in Talgarth, Powys

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Latitude: 51.9992 / 51°59'56"N

Longitude: -3.2344 / 3°14'4"W

OS Eastings: 315348

OS Northings: 234132

OS Grid: SO153341

Mapcode National: GBR YW.JBB0

Mapcode Global: VH6BV.W0FS

Plus Code: 9C3RXQX8+M6

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 14 August 1995

Last Amended: 14 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16284

Building Class: Transport

Location: Milestone opposite Ty Arfon.

County: Powys

Community: Talgarth

Community: Talgarth

Built-Up Area: Talgarth

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Sandstone. Early C19. A vertical slab with rounded top, with incised lettering reading BRECON / 9. Overpainted in black and white, with word 'Miles' added.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a survival of the provisions of the Brecon to Crickhowell and Abergavenny turnpike.

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