Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054207
Date first listed:
02-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707, Chirk Road (B5070), Chirk, LL14 5DE

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Location

Statutory Address:
Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707, Chirk Road (B5070), Chirk, LL14 5DE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Weston Rhyn
National Grid Reference:
SJ2955237072

Details

This entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 21/03/2018

SJ 23 NE 1/96

WESTON RHYN CP Chirk Road (B5070) (south side) Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707

(Formerly listed as Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707, A5, previously listed as Milestone at NGR SJ 2957 3707)

II Milestone installed 1826-1827 on Thomas Telford's Holyhead Road. Limestone, possibly painted at a later date, with slightly recessed cast-iron plate.

Superscription "HOLY- / HEAD / 84-M / SALOP / 22M-6F."

Listing NGR: SJ2955237072

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
255810
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Falconer, K, Guide to Englands Industrial Heritage, (1980)
Treatise on Roads, , 'Report of the Select Committee on the Holyhead and Liverpool Roads' in Treatise on Roads, , Vol. 10, (1830), X131

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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