NZ2289 : Old Milestone

taken 16 years ago, near to Longhirst, Northumberland, Great Britain

Old Milestone
Old Milestone
Carved stone post by the B1337, in parish of LONGHIRST (CASTLE MORPETH District), S edge of Longhirst Village, 110m S of vicarage, on grass verge in stone wall, on East side of road. Cresswell triangle stones Erected by the Shields & Morpeth & Branches turnpike trust in the 19th century.

Inscription reads:- MORPETH / 3 / MILES / : : CRESSWELL / 6 / MILES / : : . ; .


Milestone Society National ID: NB_MPCW03.
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NZ2289, 22 images   (more nearby search)
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Milestone Society   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 8 April, 2004   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 5 February, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Milepost or Milestone 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 225 890 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:11.6943N 1:38.8587W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 225 890
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