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placename:- Milestone House
parish Penrith town, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY50253244
10Km square:- NY53
The name is thought to refer to a roman milestone; there is no modern milestone here or on the parallel road.

1Km square NY5032

photograph

Milestone House -- Penrith -- Cumbria / -- 11.8.2006

source:- OS County Series (Cmd 49)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Milestone House

placename:- Milestone House
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

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