CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 42075 - Dol-fach milestone
Listed Building 18130 (II )

NGR :- SH9101401846 (SH90SW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Llanbrynmair
Prefered site type :- 19th century - Milestone (Structure - Intact )

Listed building.

The following is from Cadw's Listed Buildings database

Located in the grassed verge near the N end of the layby on the NW end of the hamlet of Dol-fch.

Milestone, erected c. 1821 for the turnpike trust on the road from Newtown to Machynlleth.

A square section pillar of hard sandstone, approximately 1m high, rough hewn at the back, and inscribed facing the road 16 / NEWT / MACH / .. It is overpainted on the front and NW side.

Included as one of the very few milestones to survive modern roadworks along the length of this turnpike.

Sources:-
Cadw Listing database , 2000 , ,

record created 25/09/2001 CM01 - copyright CPAT , last updated 01/09/2004
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2004 (and in part Crown, 2004 - as indicated)



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Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust, Curatorial Section, 7a Church Street, Welshpool, Powys SY21 7DL.
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