Old Milestone by the A595, south of Bigrigg

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  • Description

    "Metal plate attached to stone post by the A595, in parish of EGREMONT (COPELAND District), SE of Bigrigg, old railway bridge crossroads, on East side of road. Whitehaven plate stone, erected by the Whitehaven turnpike trust in the 19th century. Inscription once read:- : (TO WHITEHAVEN / 4 MILES) {from 1984 photo} : : (CALDER BRIDGE / 5½) {from old-maps} : Listed. Milestone Society National ID: CU_WHKD04." Photo by CF Smith, 2010.
  • Owner

    CF Smith
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5623129
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 6 months ago
    Viewed: 278 times
    Picture Taken: 2010-03-07
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