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place:- milestone, Gateside
site name:- road, Kendal to Shap
locality:- Gateside
parish Whitwell and Selside parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- SD52859951
10Km square:- SD59

1Km square SD5299

photograph

milestone, Gateside -- road, Kendal to Shap -- Gateside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Cast iron. -- 'SHAP 11 MILES / 1825 / KENDAL 5 MILES' -- 29.9.2005

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 33)

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.
SHAP 11 KENDAL 5 M.S.
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILEPOST TO WEST OF NORTH GATESIDE / / A6 / WHITWELL AND SELSIDE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 75766 / SD5285699512
courtesy of English Heritage
Milepost. Dated 1825. Cast iron. Half-hexagonal with concave faces and domed cap. Lettering on panels to sides reading; to left: "SHAP/11/MILES"; to right: "KENDAL/5/MILES"; date to centre. One of a series of mileposts on the Heron Syke to Eamont Bridge turnpike road, 1753.
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD52859951
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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