Old Milestone by the A596 at Micklethwaite

  • Description

    "Metal plate attached to stone post by the A596, in parish of THURSBY (ALLERDALE District), 50m West of Micklethwaite Farm, North East of Micklethwaite, in verge, on North side of road. Carlisle red stone and curved plate, erected by the Cockermouth & Carlisle turnpike trust in the 19th century. Inscription reads:- CARLISLE 9 MILES WIGTON 2 MILE COCKERMOUTH 17½ MILES Carved benchmark. Grade II Listed. List Entry Number: 1144641 https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1144641 Milestone Society National ID: CU_CLCMa09." Photo by CF Smith, 2005.
  • Owner

    CF Smith
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5622983
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Edmund Anon
    Last modified: 1 year, 9 months ago
    Viewed: 195 times
    Picture Taken: 2005-07-25
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