History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Milestone SW of Rhos-goch

A Grade II Listed Building in Eglwyscummin (Eglwys Gymyn), Carmarthenshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7718 / 51°46'18"N

Longitude: -4.6174 / 4°37'2"W

OS Eastings: 219504

OS Northings: 211362

OS Grid: SN195113

Mapcode National: GBR D1.ZHBX

Mapcode Global: VH2P7.XQ9M

Plus Code: 9C3QQ9CM+P2

Entry Name: Milestone SW of Rhos-goch

Listing Date: 12 January 2001

Last Amended: 12 January 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24499

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on the N side of the A477 some 1.2 km SW of Rhos-goch.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Whitland

Community: Eglwyscummin (Eglwys Gymyn)

Community: Eglwyscummin

Locality: Red Roses/Rhos Goch

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

Find accommodation in
Cyffic

History

Milestone of 1838 on the Carmarthen to Pembroke Dock turnpike road, the cast-iron plaque cast by Moss & Sons of Carmarthen.

Exterior

Milestone, cast-iron plaque on stone or concrete. Canted front with two triangular-headed faces. On left: '16 miles to Carmarthen. Moss & Sons 1838'. On right : '17 miles to Hobb's Point Moss & Sons 1838'.

Reasons for Listing

Included for transport historical interest, as part of the earlier C19 turnpike system.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.