Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707


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


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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.

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Weston Rhyn
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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


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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


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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Date: 27 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01909/12
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