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Milestone opposite Little Eames

A Grade II Listed Building in Bronllys, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0317 / 52°1'54"N

Longitude: -3.2311 / 3°13'52"W

OS Eastings: 315636

OS Northings: 237747

OS Grid: SO156377

Mapcode National: GBR YW.G559

Mapcode Global: VH6BN.Y65B

Entry Name: Milestone opposite Little Eames

Listing Date: 15 December 1995

Last Amended: 15 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16699

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located on the road verge, almost opposite Little Eames, E of the crossing of the road by the Hay to Brecon tramway.

County: Powys

Community: Bronllys

Community: Bronllys

Locality: Llyswen

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Exterior

Description: Late C18 turnpike milestone. A sandstone pillar with a finely rubbed face, ending with two arcs below the rounded top. Incised lettering reads

HAY / 6 / BUILTH / 13

the last number having been altered from the erroneous 11.
Included as a monument to the turnpike era of road transport

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