Milestone S of Penrhiwlas
A Grade II Listed Building in Llanarth, Ceredigion
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Latitude: 52.1795 / 52°10'46"N
Longitude: -4.3174 / 4°19'2"W
OS Eastings: 241649
OS Northings: 256006
OS Grid: SN416560
Mapcode National: GBR DF.4ZQ8
Mapcode Global: VH3JY.3HX1
Entry Name: Milestone S of Penrhiwlas
Listing Date: 16 February 1996
Last Amended: 16 February 1996
Source ID: 17735
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on E side of A 487 some 200m S of Penrhiwlas, at junction of lane to Blaenwern, some 1.7 km SSW of Llanarth.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Early C19 milestone on Cardigan to Aberystwyth road, turnpike trust formed 1770. Similar to stones from Aberaeron to Cardigan.
Whitewashed stone milestone inscribed : "TO CARDIGAN 17 MILES".
Reasons for Listing
Included as relic of transport history.
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Situated about 1 km down lane running E off A 487 from junction just S of Penrhiwlas.
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Cottage at Cefn Perthpiod
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Milestone outside School
Situated on S side of A 487 just W of Llanarth Primary School.
Former National School
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Situated just NE of former National School, at beginning of lane from B4342 New Quay road up to parish church.
Milestone outside Dolcoed
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Situated at the upper end of SW side of Alma Street (A 487), attached to Hafan to E.