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Milestone in village centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Ystrad Aeron, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.18 / 52°10'47"N

Longitude: -4.1514 / 4°9'5"W

OS Eastings: 252997

OS Northings: 255706

OS Grid: SN529557

Mapcode National: GBR DN.4YQ3

Mapcode Global: VH4GH.0G5P

Entry Name: Milestone in village centre

Listing Date: 18 October 1996

Last Amended: 18 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17445

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on W side of A482 in village centre.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Lampeter

Community: Llanfihangel Ystrad

Community: Llanfihangel Ystrad

Locality: Felinfach

Built-Up Area: Ystrad Aeron

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Early/mid C19. This road was managed by the Aberystwyth Turnpike Trust, which was set up in 1770.

Exterior

Low painted milestone with rounded top. Inscription (partly following curve) reads: "Aberayron 7 miles. Lampeter 6".

Reasons for Listing

Listed for historic interest as a survival of early road transport history.

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