Old Milestone by the A595, east of Mealsgate Bridge

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Mealsgate


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  • Description

    "Metal plate attached to stone post by the A595, in parish of BOLTONS (ALLERDALE District), Mealsgate, 50m East of Kelsey Hotel, (Pink House Hotel) East of Aldersceugh, on grass 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 15 MILES WIGTON 5 MILES COCKERMOUTH 10½ MILES Carved benchmark on top. Grade II Listed. List Entry Number: 1238713 https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1238713 Milestone Society National ID: CU_CLCM15." Photo by T Moore, 2014.
  • Owner

    T Moore
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5622974
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 weeks, 6 days ago
    Viewed: 19 times
    Picture Taken: 2014-06-20
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