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Milestone SW of Goginan

A Grade II Listed Building in Melindwr, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4106 / 52°24'38"N

Longitude: -3.9332 / 3°55'59"W

OS Eastings: 268604

OS Northings: 280932

OS Grid: SN686809

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z.P67Y

Mapcode Global: VH4FF.SN1X

Entry Name: Milestone SW of Goginan

Listing Date: 26 May 2004

Last Amended: 26 May 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82810

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated about 300m SW of former school at Goginan.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Melindwr

Community: Melindwr

Locality: Goginan

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

C19 milestone on Aberystwyth to Llanurig turnpike road. Turnpike trust formed 1770, new road laid out 1812 through Goginan and Ponterwyd replacing old road, now A 4120. One of a series of matching milestones along the A44.

Exterior

Milestone, whitewashed stone with 'Aberystwyth 7 Miles' inscribed in capitals, the place name following arch of milestone.

Reasons for Listing

Included for transport historical interest.

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