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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Glasbury, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0586 / 52°3'30"N

Longitude: -3.1952 / 3°11'42"W

OS Eastings: 318151

OS Northings: 240697

OS Grid: SO181406

Mapcode National: GBR YY.DG2M

Mapcode Global: VH6BH.KJP7

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 18 January 1996

Last Amended: 18 January 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17223

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located to the north-east of Glan-hen-Wye in the verge of the road, on a gentle bend.

County: Powys

Community: Glasbury (Y Clas-ar-wy)

Community: Glasbury

Locality: Maesllwch

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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Exterior

c.1830 A round topped fine sandstone pillar with tooled edge, later painted, bearing incised lettering in sans-serif capitals reading, around top HEREFORD, and below, 24/ MILES - GLASBURY / 1 / MILE

Reasons for Listing

Included as a relic of the turnpike organisation of the main road in the early C19.

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