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Milestone near Aberbank

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandyfriog, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0486 / 52°2'55"N

Longitude: -4.4011 / 4°24'3"W

OS Eastings: 235448

OS Northings: 241635

OS Grid: SN354416

Mapcode National: GBR DB.F30J

Mapcode Global: VH3KG.NRPW

Entry Name: Milestone near Aberbank

Listing Date: 4 June 1996

Last Amended: 4 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17592

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on E side of A475, 0.3kmS of Aberbanc. Freestanding.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llandyfriog (Llandyfrïog)

Community: Llandyfriog

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

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

Exterior

White painted milestone standing approximately 90cm high. Inscription with bench mark underneath reads:

TO
CARDIGAN
13 MILES

Reasons for Listing

Included as a survivor of early road transport history.

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