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Latitude: 52.4129 / 52°24'46"N
Longitude: -3.8202 / 3°49'12"W
OS Eastings: 276296
OS Northings: 280988
OS Grid: SN762809
Mapcode National: GBR 93.P42R
Mapcode Global: VH4FH.QMS4
Entry Name: Milestone on B4343
Listing Date: 25 November 2004
Last Amended: 25 November 2004
Source ID: 83338
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on N side of road about 1km WSW of junction with A44 W of Dyffryn Castell.
Locality: Dyffryn Castell
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Milestone on turnpike road from Llangurig to Aberystwyth via Devil's Bridge, for which trust was established in 1770. Probably mid C19, different from the others in area in being of slate and having a bold mid C19 lettering. The new turnpike road on the A44 was opened in 1812.
Milestone, whitewashed slate, with curved top and inscription 'Aberystwyth 15 miles', the town name in capitals following curve, numerals below and Miles in lower case.
Included for transport historical interest as marking early turnpike route.
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