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Milepost on Heol Trimsaran

A Grade II Listed Building in Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7083 / 51°42'30"N

Longitude: -4.2188 / 4°13'7"W

OS Eastings: 246790

OS Northings: 203398

OS Grid: SN467033

Mapcode National: GBR GR.BK84

Mapcode Global: VH3M9.TBK7

Entry Name: Milepost on Heol Trimsaran

Listing Date: 23 July 2003

Last Amended: 23 July 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81327

Location: Approximately 600m SE of the hamlet of Heol-ddu.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Trimsaran

Community: Trimsaran

Locality: Heol-ddu

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

A late C19 milepost, one of a series on the Llanelly to Kidwelly road cast by Glanmor Foundry Company of Llanelli (name on plinth), and shown on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey.

Exterior

A V-shaped cast iron milepost with ramped top, painted white, on a square plinth. It reads, in raised letters and numerals painted black, 'To Llanelly 3 miles' on one face, and on the other 'To Kidwelly 5 miles' and 'To Carmarthen 14'.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as one of a series of well-preserved mileposts on the B4308.

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