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Milestone on A 470

A Grade II Listed Building in Glyn Tarell, Powys

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Latitude: 51.9188 / 51°55'7"N

Longitude: -3.4654 / 3°27'55"W

OS Eastings: 299314

OS Northings: 225492

OS Grid: SN993254

Mapcode National: GBR YL.P71M

Mapcode Global: VH5FN.W1BC

Entry Name: Milestone on A 470

Listing Date: 22 June 2005

Last Amended: 22 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84508

Building Class: Transport

Location: On NW side of A470 opposite Libanus chapel.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Glyn Tarell

Community: Glyn Tarell

Locality: Libanus

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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One of a series of late C18 or early C19 milestones on the Brecon to Merthyr turnpike road.


Milestone, white-painted sandstone with black painted lettering inscribed 'TO BRECON 4 miles'.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an early milestone, of special historic transport interest.

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