2005

NY1830 : Old Milestone near The Close, east of Embleton

taken 19 years ago, near to Embleton, Cumbria, England

Old Milestone near The Close, east of Embleton
Old Milestone near The Close, east of Embleton
Metal plate attached to stone post, in parish of EMBLETON (ALLERDALE District), entrance to Close Farm, against wall, on North side of road. Cockermouth plate, erected by the Keswick turnpike trust in the 19th century.

Inscription reads:-
COCKERMOUTH
4 MILES
KESWICK
9 MILES

Grade II Listed. List Entry Number: 1326846
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Milestone Society National ID: CU_CMKW04

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Primary Subject: Milepost or Milestone Milestoneid: CU CMKW04 other tags: Milestone Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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CF Smith   (more nearby)
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Milestone Society   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 15 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 10 December, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 18288 30747 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.9091N 3:16.1019W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 18288 30747
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