Milestone opposite Bryn goleu
A Grade II Listed Building in Pentir, Gwynedd
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Latitude: 53.1814 / 53°10'53"N
Longitude: -4.1305 / 4°7'49"W
OS Eastings: 257720
OS Northings: 367044
OS Grid: SH577670
Mapcode National: GBR 5P.3K4C
Mapcode Global: WH54F.J99D
Entry Name: Milestone opposite Bryn goleu
Listing Date: 22 September 1997
Last Amended: 22 September 1997
Source ID: 18905
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the verge of the road from Pentir to Caernarfon.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Milestones were erected in the early C19 along the turnpiked road leading to Caernarfon. This milestone however was omitted from the 1st edition OS map Caernarvon XI.8 of 1889, and has been relocated here some metres from its original site c1914 when the road was straightened.
A monolithic slate slab with chamfered top corners, deeply incised with the inscription CARNARVON 7 MILES / LLANDDEINIOLEN 2 1/4 / FELINHEN 1 1/4 / BETHESDA 4.
Reasons for Listing
Included as one of the few well preserved and legible milestones along this road.
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