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Latitude: 52.7037 / 52°42'13"N
Longitude: -3.5556 / 3°33'20"W
OS Eastings: 294984
OS Northings: 312921
OS Grid: SH949129
Mapcode National: GBR 9G.2P7G
Mapcode Global: WH685.C92L
Entry Name: Milestone near Foel-fach
Listing Date: 31 December 2002
Last Amended: 31 December 2002
Source ID: 80792
Location: At the north side of the A458 about 1km east of Dol-y-maen.
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
A milestone probably set up at the start of the Mallwyd to Welshpool turnpike established under the
Montgomeryshire Turnpikes Act of 1769.
A slate milestone about 0.5 m high, with splayed top corners. It indicates ''Machynlleth / 18 miles /
Mallwyd 6½ / Can-office 5½ / Pool 20''.
A milestone of the turnpike era on an important cross-Wales route.