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Milestone on minor road through Cwm Maethlon

A Grade II Listed Building in Tywyn, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.5745 / 52°34'28"N

Longitude: -3.9935 / 3°59'36"W

OS Eastings: 265000

OS Northings: 299270

OS Grid: SN650992

Mapcode National: GBR 8W.BWY2

Mapcode Global: WH57D.MKJ6

Plus Code: 9C4RH2F4+QH

Entry Name: Milestone on minor road through Cwm Maethlon

Listing Date: 24 June 2005

Last Amended: 24 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84544

Location: On the S side of the minor road approximately opposite Dysyrnant Farm, approximately 6.4km SE of Tywyn.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Tywyn

Community: Tywyn

Locality: Cwm Maethlon (Happy Valley)

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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A late C18 or early C19 milestone shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey.


A rough-hewn stone with rounded top. The weathered inscription reads '5 miles from Towyn'.(8km)

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special historical interest as a well-preserved milestone marking what was once the main road between Machynlleth and Tywyn.

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