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Tynygarn Mile marker

A Grade II Listed Building in Newcastle Higher (Y Castellnewydd), Bridgend

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5323 / 51°31'56"N

Longitude: -3.5907 / 3°35'26"W

OS Eastings: 289758

OS Northings: 182685

OS Grid: SS897826

Mapcode National: GBR HC.GRK2

Mapcode Global: VH5HB.QR37

Entry Name: Tynygarn Mile marker

Listing Date: 13 November 1997

Last Amended: 13 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19052

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located on W side of A4063 (Bridgend Road) opposite a junction with a minor road to Glan Rhyd Bridge.

County: Bridgend

Community: Newcastle Higher (Y Castellnewydd)

Community: Newcastle Higher

Locality: Glan Rhyd

Built-Up Area: Bridgend

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Exterior

Mid C19 cast iron mile marker of triangular shape with sloping top. Painted white with black lettering in relief:

RAILWAY
STATION
2 1/4
MAESTEG BRIDGEND
7 2
MILES MILES

Reasons for Listing

A well detailed Victorian mile marker associated with the South Wales Railway.

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