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Milestone by Tuhwnt i'r Gors

A Grade II Listed Building in Buan, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9265 / 52°55'35"N

Longitude: -4.4713 / 4°28'16"W

OS Eastings: 233971

OS Northings: 339429

OS Grid: SH339394

Mapcode National: GBR 58.ML98

Mapcode Global: WH449.9P1T

Entry Name: Milestone by Tuhwnt i'r Gors

Listing Date: 15 July 1998

Last Amended: 15 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20128

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on N side of B4354, some 3 km E of junction with A 497.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Pwllheli

Community: Buan

Community: Buan

Locality: Boduan

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Mid C19 slate milestone typical of the main roads of the Llyn.

Exterior

Slate slab milestone, chamfered corners but broken left corner. Incised capital letters: Miles; Porthdinlleyn; Nevin 4; Fourcrosses 4; Chwilog 6; Criccieth 10; Porthmadog 5; Edern 4 1/2.

Reasons for Listing

Included as part of a series of similar milestones in the area, of interest in the history of turnpike roads in the region.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pont Penprys
    The bridge lies c900m NNW of Pentreuchaf, and carries the road from Y Ffor W over the Afon Llannor.
  • II Hay Barn at Mela
    Mela farm lies approximately 800m directly WSW of Pentreuchaf crossroads. The hay barn stands to the N of the farmhouse.
  • II Gwnhinger
    Situated some 1.3 km N of the A497, down lane from Bodvel Hall, some 1.7 km ESE of Boduan Church.
  • II Pont-y-pandy and causeway
    The bridge carries the minor road from Pentreuchaf to the W, over the Afon Llannor by a long curved causeway.
  • II Glanrafon
    Situated on the S side of the B4354 road some 1.2 km E of junction with A497.
  • II Ty'n-y-mynydd
    The building is located at the foot of the southern peak of Carreglefain, on the col between Carreglefain and Moel Ty-gwyn. It is reached by a farm road from Bwlch Gwynt.
  • II Lodge to N of Plas Boduan
    Situated E side of former drive now road running N from Boduan Hall, some 600m NW of the house.
  • II Plas Boduan
    Situated some 350m NE of the A 497 road and 350m NE of Boduan Church.

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