2022

SO2956 : Toll House, Kington

taken 2 years ago, near to Kington, County of Herefordshire, England

Toll House, Kington
Toll House, Kington
"The Old Toll House", on the corner of Headbrook, Bridge Street and Townsend. Listed in 1976 but the restoration looks much newer (pre 2002 at least). A local reported that it was a ruin in the late 1950s/early 60s because he recalled playing in it. Looking closely at the chimney stack with traces of white paint, that must be original. Erected by the Kington Turnpike Trust in the 19ᵗʰ C. More local toll houses see Link


Grade II Listed, No. 1208007 LinkExternal link

Milestone Society National ID: HF.KIN02

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Roads, Road transport Milestoneid: HF.KIN02
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Photographer
Mr Red   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 9 September, 2022   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 September, 2022
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 29912 56368 [1m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.0640N 3:1.6165W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 29912 56368
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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