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place:- milestone, Farleton
site name:- road, Lancaster to Kendal
locality:- Farleton
parish Beetham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
milestone
coordinates:- SD53378128
10Km square:- SD58
References OS 2000s Explorer

1Km square SD5381

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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milestone marked by road
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MILEPOST 80 METRES SOUTH OF ENTRANCE TO GREEN CLOSE / / A6070 / BEETHAM / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76561 / SD5337381284
courtesy of English Heritage
Milepost. Dated 1826. Cast-iron. Half-hexagonal with fluted faces and domed top. Painted black and white. Marked:
BURTON / 3 / MILES
on North side and
KENDAL / 8 / MILES
on South side
One of series of similar milestones and boundary stones on Heronsyke Turnpike Road, the building of which was supervised by John McAdam.
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53378128
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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