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place:- milestone, Dearham
site name:- road, Cockermouth to Maryport
parish Dearham parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- NY06653524
10Km square:- NY03

1Km square NY0635

photograph

milestone, Dearham -- road, Cockermouth to Maryport -- Dearham -- Cumbria / -- Cast iron on stone:- -- 'COCKERMOUTH C/ COURT-HOUSE / 5 MILES / MARYPORT / MARKET-PLACE / 2 1/4 MILES' -- 25.5.2007

source:- OS County Series (Cmd 45)

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.
COCKERMOUTH 5 MARYPORT 2 1/4 M.S.
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILESTONE AT ABOVE MAP REF / / / DEARHAM / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72230 / NY0665135243
courtesy of English Heritage
Milestone. Late C18 or early C19. Whitewashed red sandstone. Round-topped stone with cast iron plate to front inscribed COCKERMOUTH COURT-HOUSE 5 MILES, MARYPORT MARKET-PLACE 21/4 MILES. Lettering picked out in black. OS bench mark on top of stone.
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY06653524
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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