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place:- milestone, Westlinton
site name:- road, Carlisle to Longtown
parish Westlinton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- NY39646266
10Km square:- NY36

1Km square NY3962

photograph

milestone, Westlinton -- road, Carlisle to Longtown -- Westlinton -- Cumbria / -- Defaced, or cast iron plates stolen? -- 2.4.2010

source:- OS County Series (Cmd 16)

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 4
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILESTONE AT NATIONAL GRID REFERENCE NY 39650 62650 / / / WESTLINTON / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 77977 / NY3964762653
courtesy of English Heritage
Milestone. Probably 1793 for Carlisle-Longtown Turnpike. Whitewashed red sandstone. Rounded top stone has circular recess on front for cast-iron plate now missing. Has painted black letters instead, CARLISLE 4 MILES. Bench mark on top.
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY39646265
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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