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Turnpike Trust boundary stone in front of 704 Mumbles Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Mumbles (Y Mwmbwls), Swansea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5718 / 51°34'18"N

Longitude: -3.9894 / 3°59'21"W

OS Eastings: 262227

OS Northings: 187758

OS Grid: SS622877

Mapcode National: GBR GX.FZRJ

Mapcode Global: VH4KG.SRVF

Plus Code: 9C3RH2C6+P6

Entry Name: Turnpike Trust boundary stone in front of 704 Mumbles Road

Listing Date: 29 October 1999

Last Amended: 29 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22556

Building Class: Communications

Location: At the junction of Mumbles Road and Dickslade, and to the rear of the pavement. Set against the wall of the house.

County: Swansea

Town: Swansea

Community: Mumbles (Y Mwmbwls)

Community: Mumbles

Locality: Southend

Built-Up Area: Swansea

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Exterior

A low triangular boundary stone with a chamfered edge into the spine of which 'Boundary' is engraved. The faces are partly legible and read 'Turnpike Road 1836'.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a rare survival of a Turnpike Trust boundary stone.

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