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place:- milestone, Fawcett Forest (2)
site name:- road, Kendal to Shap
parish Fawcett Forest parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- NY54990154
10Km square:- NY50
References OS 2000s Explorer

1Km square NY5401

source:- OS County Series (Wmd 28)

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. KENDAL 7 SHAP 9
date:- 1860=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILEPOST APPROXIMATELY 330M NE OF FOREST HALL / / A6 / FAWCETT FOREST / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 75626 / NY5499801535
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/9/MILES", to right: "KENDAL/7/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:- NY54990153
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay Dated 1825.

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