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Milestone on A44

A Grade II Listed Building in Blaenrheidol, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4098 / 52°24'35"N

Longitude: -3.8587 / 3°51'31"W

OS Eastings: 273663

OS Northings: 280713

OS Grid: SN736807

Mapcode National: GBR 92.P6L3

Mapcode Global: VH4FH.2PDJ

Plus Code: 9C4RC45R+WG

Entry Name: Milestone on A44

Listing Date: 25 November 2004

Last Amended: 25 November 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83337

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on S side of road, some 300m E of entrance to Llywernog mine and some 250m W of junction with lane to Ystumtuen.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Blaenrheidol

Community: Blaenrheidol

Locality: Llywernog

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Milestone, C19, on new road from Aberystwyth laid out in 1812 to join old road from Llangurig 2.5km E of Ponterwyd at junction with B4343.

Exterior

Milestone, whitewashed stone with curved top inscribed 'Aberystwth 11 miles', the town name in capitals following curve, 'Miles' in lower case under numeral. Similar lettering on 12 and 14 mile stones.

Reasons for Listing

Included for transport historical interest as marking early turnpike route.

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