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Latitude: 53.0572 / 53°3'25"N
Longitude: -4.1938 / 4°11'37"W
OS Eastings: 253067
OS Northings: 353354
OS Grid: SH530533
Mapcode National: GBR 5M.CFQ4
Mapcode Global: WH54Z.KF44
Entry Name: Milestone
Listing Date: 21 July 2000
Last Amended: 21 July 2000
Source ID: 23714
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the north side of the B 4418 between Drws-y-coed and Nantlle; set in front of a rubblestone boundary wall.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
One of a series of milestones set up after the establishment of the turnpike road in the 1820s.
Slate-stone with simple chamfered top edge set in field boundary wall. Inscribed "MILES" to top right corner with below in descending order "RHYD-DDU 3/ NANTLLE STATION 3/ PENYGROES 4". Some damage to upper left hand side of face.
Included for its special historic interest as a turnpike road milestone, a well-preserved example of a characteristic local type.
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