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Milestone in Village Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Penrhiw-llan, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.051 / 52°3'3"N

Longitude: -4.382 / 4°22'55"W

OS Eastings: 236761

OS Northings: 241862

OS Grid: SN367418

Mapcode National: GBR DC.DV0Y

Mapcode Global: VH3KH.0Q71

Entry Name: Milestone in Village Centre

Listing Date: 4 June 1996

Last Amended: 4 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17610

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated in centre of Penrhiw-Llan on S side of A475, immediately W of turning to Henllan. Freestanding.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llandyfriog (Llandyfrïog)

Community: Llandyfriog

Locality: Penrhiw-Llan

Built-Up Area: Penrhiw-llan

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 below reads:

TO
CARDIGAN
14 MILES

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a survivor of early road transport history.

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