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Milestone near Tan-yr-allt

A Grade II Listed Building in Ciliau Aeron, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.204 / 52°12'14"N

Longitude: -4.1767 / 4°10'36"W

OS Eastings: 251348

OS Northings: 258427

OS Grid: SN513584

Mapcode National: GBR DM.3BN8

Mapcode Global: VH3JT.KV9T

Entry Name: Milestone near Tan-yr-allt

Listing Date: 23 May 1996

Last Amended: 23 May 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17524

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on E side of A482, 0.2km SE of Tan-yr-allt.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Ciliau Aeron

Community: Ciliau Aeron

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Early/mid C19. This section of road was maintained by the Aberystwyth Turnpike Trust, which received its first Act in 1770.

Exterior

White painted milestone, standing approximately 60cm high. Rounded top with bench-mark to edge. Inscription (upper part following curve of top) reads:

ABERAYRON
5
MILES
LAMPETER
8

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an historically interesting survival of early road transport history.

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  • II Pont Newydd
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  • II U-plan Farm range at Green Grove
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  • II Green Grove
    Reached at end of short lane off E side of A482. Immediately S of Creamery. 1.6km NW of Ystrad Aeron.
  • II Parish Church of St Michael
    Situated on the N side of the B4229 in small village group, some 1.5km S of Ciliau Aeron.
  • II Ty Mawr
    Reached at end of short drive off by-road, approximately 1km SW of Cilcennin.
  • II Railed Beynon Family Tomb Plus David Davies Tomb in St Michael's Churchyard
    Church situated on N side of B4339 in small settlement, some 1.5km S of Ciliau Aeron. Tombs in NW corner of graveyard, near entrance
  • II Entrance Gates at St Michael's Church
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