Milestone At Sw 531350

23 Sep 1999
Milestone At Sw 531350, Ludgvan, Penwith, Cornwall
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LUDGVAN CANON'S TOWN SW 53 NW 5/27 Milestone at SW 531350 - II Milestone. Circa mid C19. Painted dressed granite monolith. Triangular-on-plan shaft over a rectangular-on-plan base. 2 rectangular sides of the shaft face the road obliquely and rise from large pyramidal stops. Each of these sides has incised lettering and Arabic numerals. Pyramidal head.

Left-hand side inscription : PENZANCE 5 MILES LANDS END 15 Bench mark under.

Right-hand side inscription : HAYLE 3 MILES CAMBORNE 8 REDRUTH 12 TRURO 21 Base partly buried.

Listing NGR: SW5310035000


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0423 IOE Records taken by Richard Clegg; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Richard Clegg. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Clegg, Richard

Rights Holder: Clegg, Richard


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