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place:- milestone, Westward (2)
site name:- road, Cockermouth to Carlisle
parish Westward parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- NY27504712
10Km square:- NY24

1Km square NY2747

photograph

milestone, Westward (2) -- road, Cockermouth to Carlisle -- Westward -- Cumbria / -- Cast iron plate on a stone:- -- 'CARLISLE 10 MILES COCKERMOUTH 15 1/2 MILES' -- 11.4.2007

source:- OS County Series (Cmd 29)

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.S. CARLISLE 10 COCKERMOUTH 15 1/2
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILESTONE EAST OF STREET / / A595 / WESTWARD / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72502 / NY2750647121
courtesy of English Heritage
Milestone. Probably early C19 for the Carlisle to Cockermouth Turnpike. Whitewashed red sandstone. Rounded-top stone with cast-iron plate to front inscribed CARLISLE 10 MILES, COCKERMOUTH 15 1/2 MILES, with bench mark above.
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY27504712
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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