SW8142 : Old Milestone by the former A39, north of Playing Place

taken 1 month ago, near to Playing Place, Cornwall, England

Old Milestone by the former A39, north of Playing Place
Old Milestone by the former A39, north of Playing Place
Carved stone post by the UC road (was A39), in parish of KEA (CARRICK District), just South of 30 mph sign, entering Playing Place, by the road, on South side of road. Truro stone, erected by the Truro turnpike trust in the 19th century.

Inscription reads:-
FROM
TRURO
2
MILES
Carved benchmark on top of front face.

Grade II Listed. List Entry Number:1396489
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Milestone Society National ID: CW_TOKH02.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Primary Subject: Milepost or Milestone Milestoneid: CW TOKH02 other tags: Milestone Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Old Milestone by the A39 [6] · Entering Playing Place [3] Title Clusters: · Old Milestone by the former A39, north of Playing Place [3] ·
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SW8142, 21 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
P Barnett   (more nearby)
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Milestone Society   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 June, 2024   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 June, 2024
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 8138 4200 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:14.2484N 5:4.0287W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 8138 4200
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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