Old Milestone by the A596, north east of Maryport

  • Description

    "Stone post by the A596 (Metal plate missing), in parish of MARYPORT (ALLERDALE District), Netherhall, South of B5300 junction, in wall and tarmac; opposite LPE289, on West side of road. Wigton curved red stone, erected by the Cockermouth & Maryport turnpike trust in the 19th century. Inscription once read:- (WORKINGTON) (7) (WIGTON) (16) Carved benchmark on top. Milestone Society National ID: CU_WOWG07." 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/5623137
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 months, 1 week ago
    Viewed: 101 times
    Picture Taken: 2005-09-16
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