Milestone Approximately Ten Metres To South Of Holly House

Date:
30 Jun 2001
Location:
Milestone Approximately Ten Metres To South Of Holly House, A41 (T), Hinstock, North Shropshire, Shropshire
Reference:
IOE01/07695/10
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HINSTOCK C.P. A41 (T) SJ 62 NE (west side) SJ 6940 2646 7/31 Milestone approx.

- 10 metres to south of Holly House

- II

Milestone. Late C18 with early C19 alterations. Red sandstone with cast-iron plates. Triangular section on square base. Attached segmental- headed cast-iron plates with superscribed serif lettering: "TO/CHESTER/ 34/MILES" (left-hand side) and "T0/NEWPORT/6 MILES" (right-hand side).

Rectangular plate to base lettered: "HINSTOCK". The cast plates are probably early C19 additions as earlier inscriptions are just visible in the stone behind them. Holly House is not included on this list.

Listing NGR: SJ6939426468

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Dunford_Anthony J IOE Records for Dunford, Anthony J; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Anthony J Dunford. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Dunford, Anthony J

Rights Holder: Dunford, Anthony J

Keywords

Cast Iron, Sandstone, Georgian Milestone, Transport, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture