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Latitude: 52.5285 / 52°31'42"N
Longitude: -3.0945 / 3°5'40"W
OS Eastings: 325845
OS Northings: 292851
OS Grid: SO258928
Mapcode National: GBR B2.FW7W
Mapcode Global: VH75P.9QX1
Entry Name: Milestone
Listing Date: 1 October 1996
Last Amended: 1 October 1996
Source ID: 17360
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the N side of the B4385 in the grass verge in Mellington.
Community: Churchstoke (Yr Ystog)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
C18. Rectangular, sandstone upright with rounded top. A cast iron plate also with rounded head is fixed to the front face. It is painted white and has a rounded, black painted rim. The stonework above is also painted white. There is an inscribed bench mark below it. The plate displays letters in relief and in capitals, which read:
BPS, Castle. 5
Listed as a well preserved milestone characteristic of turnpike roads. Association with other milestones and a toll house along the B4385.
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