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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Montgomery (Trefaldwyn), Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5448 / 52°32'41"N

Longitude: -3.1293 / 3°7'45"W

OS Eastings: 323515

OS Northings: 294708

OS Grid: SO235947

Mapcode National: GBR B1.DL8R

Mapcode Global: VH686.Q91G

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 1 October 1996

Last Amended: 1 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17369

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located in the verge on the E side of the B4385 in the detached section of Churchstoke, not far from Montgomery.

County: Powys

Town: Montgomery

Community: Montgomery (Trefaldwyn)

Community: Montgomery

Locality: Weston Madoc

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

Rectangular, sandstone upright with rounded top. A cast iron plate also with rounded head is fixed to the front face. It is painted white, though now rusting and has a rim which is painted black. There is small square shaped recess below the plate which might once have contained a bench mark. The plate displays letters in relief, which read:

Miles
From
MT,Gomery. 11/2
BPS, Castle. 7

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a milestone characteristic of turnpike roads. Association with other milestones along the B4385 and a toll house.

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