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Milestone at Bryn Du

A Grade II Listed Building in Llannon, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7654 / 51°45'55"N

Longitude: -4.1145 / 4°6'52"W

OS Eastings: 254180

OS Northings: 209530

OS Grid: SN541095

Mapcode National: GBR DQ.ZVG1

Mapcode Global: VH4JF.MWPH

Entry Name: Milestone at Bryn Du

Listing Date: 12 January 1999

Last Amended: 12 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21084

Building Class: Transport

Location: Beside road from Llannon to Crosshands, 1km north of Llannon church.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Llannon (Llan-non)

Community: Llannon

Locality: Bryn Du

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

The road from Llandeilo to Llannon was part of the Three Commotts Turnpike Trust system established in the late C18.

Exterior

Late C18 milestone of limestone bearing the lettering: "From / Llandilo / 11 Miles / To / Llanelly / 6 1/2". The stone is about 500mm high by about 350mm wide, and projects about 50mm from the face of a garden wall into which it is now built. The top is neatly rounded.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a late C18 milestone of characteristic local type.

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