Milestone opposite Y Dderw
A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys
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Latitude: 52.0294 / 52°1'45"N
Longitude: -3.2537 / 3°15'13"W
OS Eastings: 314085
OS Northings: 237517
OS Grid: SO140375
Mapcode National: GBR YV.GCK3
Mapcode Global: VH6BN.K883
Plus Code: 9C4R2PHW+QG
Entry Name: Milestone opposite Y Dderw
Listing Date: 15 December 1995
Last Amended: 15 December 1995
Source ID: 16823
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located in the road verge, almost opposite the main driveway to Y Dderw farmhouse.
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Description: Late C18 turnpike milestone. Laminated sandstone pillar with a rounded top, formerly painted, bearing incised lettering reading:
HAY / 7 / (B)UILTH / 12
The top bears an incised bench mark arrow.
Included as a monument to the turnpike era of road transport.
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