Milestone N of Marish Farm
A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys
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Latitude: 52.0155 / 52°0'55"N
Longitude: -3.2416 / 3°14'29"W
OS Eastings: 314890
OS Northings: 235960
OS Grid: SO148359
Mapcode National: GBR YW.H2LL
Mapcode Global: VH6BN.RLNR
Plus Code: 9C4R2Q85+69
Entry Name: Milestone N of Marish Farm
Listing Date: 15 December 1995
Last Amended: 15 December 1995
Source ID: 16606
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the S side of a field gate, approximately 200m N of Marish farm, an on the parish boundary between Bronllys and Pipton parish.
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Turnpike milestone, probably c.1830. A limewashed sandstone slab the rounded top, bearing incised lettering reading:
On the top, a bronze pin and cut arrow benchmark.
Included as surviving evidence of the management of public roads in the early C19.
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