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Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707

List Entry Summary

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

Name: Milestone at NGR SJ 2955 3707

List entry Number: 1054207

Location

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

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Weston Rhyn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Sep-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255810

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected 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

National Grid Reference: SJ2955237072

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