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place:- milestone, Ravenstonedale (4)
site name:- road, Sedbergh to Kirkby Stephen
parish Ravenstonedale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- SD71609811
10Km square:- SD79

1Km square SD7198

photograph

milestone, Ravenstonedale (4) -- road, Sedbergh to Kirkby Stephen -- Ravenstonedale -- Cumbria / -- Inscribed stone:- -- 'KY. STEPHEN 8 MILES / SEDBERGH 6 MILES' -- 4.3.2006

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 35)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
M.P. KIRKBY STEPHEN [ ] SEDBERGH [ ]
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILESTONE CIRCA 250 YARDS TO WEST OF BRIG COTTAGE (AT NGR 716 981) / / A683 / RAVENSTONEDALE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 430805 / SD7160098100
courtesy of English Heritage
Milestone. Probably c.1822 when road was re-aligned; for Sedbergh Turnpike Trust. Single stone c.2 1/2 ft high. Base square in plan with front of upper section rounded. Incised sans-serif lettering: North face SEDBERGH 6 MILES; south face KY STEPHEN 8 MILES.
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- SD71609810
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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