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Milestone south of Upper Tumble

A Grade II Listed Building in Tumble, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.7795 / 51°46'46"N

Longitude: -4.1105 / 4°6'37"W

OS Eastings: 254498

OS Northings: 211083

OS Grid: SN544110

Mapcode National: GBR DQ.Z31L

Mapcode Global: VH4JF.PJSQ

Entry Name: Milestone south of Upper Tumble

Listing Date: 12 January 1999

Last Amended: 12 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21092

Building Class: Transport

Location: Beside 47 Llannon Road, 20m south of junction with Gors Road

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Llannon (Llan-non)

Community: Llannon

Locality: Tumble Village

Built-Up Area: Tumble

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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


Late C18 milestone of limestone bearing the lettering: "Llandilo / 10 Miles / Llanelly / 7 1/2 Miles". The stone is about 500mm high by about 350mm wide, and about 150mm in thickness. The top is roughly rounded.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a late C18 milestone of characteristic local type.

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