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Mile marker

A Grade II Listed Building in Kerry, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5107 / 52°30'38"N

Longitude: -3.1675 / 3°10'2"W

OS Eastings: 320863

OS Northings: 290952

OS Grid: SO208909

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.GW9W

Mapcode Global: VH68D.15V4

Entry Name: Mile marker

Listing Date: 12 September 1996

Last Amended: 12 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17312

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located in the road verge, on a sharp bend. 300m E of Sarn church.

County: Powys

Town: Newtown

Community: Kerry (Ceri)

Community: Kerry

Locality: Sarn

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

Early C19 cast iron mile marker, triangular in plan, rising to a sloping top against a half-round backplate. Raised lettering reading:

On left: BLUE BELL 3-M CHURCHSTOKE4-M;
On right: KERRY 4-M NEWTOWN 7-M;
Around the backplate: BISHOPS CASTLE 9-M.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well preserved mile marker from the re-marking out of the road from Churchstoke to Newtown by the turnpike trust in the early C19.

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