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Milestone at Glascoed

A Grade II Listed Building in Kerry, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4835 / 52°29'0"N

Longitude: -3.3425 / 3°20'32"W

OS Eastings: 308929

OS Northings: 288132

OS Grid: SO089881

Mapcode National: GBR 9R.JMQ8

Mapcode Global: VH689.0VT1

Entry Name: Milestone at Glascoed

Listing Date: 12 September 1996

Last Amended: 12 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17286

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located in the road verge near the sharp bend at Glascoed.

County: Powys

Town: Newtown

Community: Kerry (Ceri)

Community: Kerry

Locality: Dolfor

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

Milestone of c1821, comprising a thin slate slab with square top, inscribed Newtown/3 Miles/Builth/32.

Reasons for Listing

Included as the only surviving milestone erected in or shortly after 1823 on the new Dolfor to Llandrindod road by William Pugh of Brynllywarch, the local entrepreneur and philanthropist.

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