Milepost At Os Sk 469218
- 3 Sep 2002
- Milepost At Os Sk 469218, Ashby Road, Long Whatton, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LONG WHATTON ASHBY ROAD SK 42 SE 5/162 Milepost at OS SK 469218 II -
Milepost. Mid C19. Cast iron, painted white, with raised black lettering.
Triangular with stop below upper inscription. Inscribed: "SHEPSHED PARISH REMPSTONE 8 MILES, ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH 8 MILES". On stop is a small oval plaque inscribed: "WOOTTON BROS., IRON WORKS, COALVILLE".
Listing NGR: SK4690021800
Copyright IoE Mr Michael Merryweather. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Merryweather, Michael
Rights Holder: Merryweather, Michael
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